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FutureStory: Newcastle & the North East

Centre for Cities

FutureStory Newcastle is the third in a series of forward-looking books promoting a wider understanding of how globalisation is changing everyday lives and jobs in six cities and regions.

Report 23 Oct 2009
Budget 2009: Submission

Centre for Cities

The 2009 Budget should include a clear focus on devolutionary measures that support local economies - especially around our major cities.

Briefing 16 Oct 2009
Brighton & Hove: Sustaining City Growth

Centre for Cities

Brighton & Hove has performed well over the past decade, adding nearly 23,000 jobs to its economy between 1998 and 2005 - twice the UK average for employment growth. But the city will need to be proactive if it is to return to strong economic growth after the recession.

Report 10 Oct 2009
Public sector cities: Trouble ahead

Kieran Larkin

The public sector spending squeeze will be the overarching narrative of the next decade of British politics. Public sector employment, which has grown significantly over the past decade, will start to shrink. Nationally, between 240,000 and 290,000 jobs could be cut by 2014.

Report 16 Jul 2009
FutureStory: Southampton

Centre for Cities

FutureStory Southampton is the second in a series of forward-looking books promoting a wider understanding of how globalisation is changing everyday lives and jobs in six cities and regions.

Report 3 Jul 2009
Regeneration and the recession: unlocking the money

Centre for Cities

Property development and regeneration over the next ten years is expected to be very different, and cities will need to step up and play a bigger role in regeneration - says this new APUDG report.

Report 30 Jun 2009
Regeneration in a downturn: what needs to change?

Centre for Cities

Catherine Glossop contributed a chapter on Regenerating cities to this Smith Institute publication, argues that we need to target the urban periphery and smaller cities that are suffering the most from the recession and long-term restructuring.

Report 30 Jun 2009
Sticking plaster or stepping-stone? Tackling urban youth unemployment

Faiza Shaheen

Youth unemployment has been a problem in the UK for a long time, but is getting a lot worse in the current recession. Over half a million young people were unemployed in February 2008. Now, around 900,000 young people are jobless. During 2010, youth unemployment is likely to exceed 1 million.

Report 24 Jun 2009
Hull: Growing the Real Economy

Centre for Cities

How can Hull city promote economic development across the real economy of its city-region? What should be Hull City Council's priorities to encourage the growth of higher-value business sectors and employment? How can workforce skills and aspirations be increased in Hull?

Report 22 May 2009