Election hub 2017

Read our analysis and commentary on the key policy issues from the recent general election campaign, and the implications for cities.

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Election 2017
The Swinging Cities

Anthony Breach

There is a distinct urban split around the country, and politics reflects economics.

Blog Post 15 Jun 2017
Election 2017
Sorting and the City

Simon Jeffrey

As more socially liberal, highly skilled people move into dense big cities, transforming and strengthening those economies, so too will they transform the political landscape

Blog Post 8 Jun 2017
Election 2017
General Election 2017 Issue 9: Welfare

Naomi Clayton

If the welfare axe does continue to fall over the next five years, cities with weaker economies may well be hit hardest.

Blog Post 7 Jun 2017