Research

Our latest reports and briefings are all listed below. Our work covers everything from productivity,transport, housing to high streets and business rates. Use the search options below to find what you're looking for.

Publications

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Urban Voices: UK City Leaders’ Survey 2018

Rita Beden, Lahari Ramuni, Zach Wilcox and Siri Arntzen

The inaugural UK City Leaders’ Survey, developed jointly by Centre for Cities and Arup, asked the elected leaders of the UK’s largest urban areas about their ambitions and frustrations on...

Report 5 Dec 2018
With or Without EU?

Gabriele Piazza and Naomi Clayton

EU migration is vital to the success of cities, and this includes migrants with both high and low skills.

Report 22 Aug 2018
London Links

Anthony Breach and Gabriele Piazza

While financial services tend to be centred in London, the industry plays a big role in cities across the country, and any deal for the sector after Brexit must recognise this.

Report 26 Jul 2018
The wrong tail

Centre for Cities

The 'long tail' of low productivity firms will not be answer to the productivity puzzle, instead the focus should be on the firms that export goods and services locally and beyond.

Briefing 24 May 2018