Research

Our latest reports and briefings are all listed below. Our work covers everything from productivity,transport, housing to high streets and business rates.

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Publications

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Southampton city centre

Valentine Quinio and Paul Swinney

This report looks at the economic performance of Southampton city centre in recent years, investigates the causes of it, and sets out what this means for the future direction of policy.

Report 1 Sep 2021
Net zero: decarbonising the city

Valentine Quinio and Guilherme Rodrigues

The UK has pledged to reach net zero carbon emissions by 2050. This report sets out what needs to change if cities and large towns are to lead the way in helping the Government achieve this goal.

Report 6 Jul 2021
So you want to level up?

Paul Swinney

In advance of the Government’s forthcoming Levelling Up White Paper, this briefing sets out what the levelling up agenda should aim to achieve and a strategy for achieving it.

Briefing 17 Jun 2021
Get on board

Dan Harvey

More than ever before mayors need to be able to control the bus services in their city. This report explains why and sets out how they can achieve this.

Briefing 11 Jun 2021