This report investigates the development of the Fast Growth Cities, shining a light on the additional challenges this group has faced due to the pandemic and exploring how best to unlock their further growth and future success.
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Air pollution in cities fell over the course of the first national lockdown, but now meets or exceeds pre-pandemic levels in 80 per cent of places studied.
Senior Analyst Kathrin Enenkel on why the current web of business rates reliefs should be abolished.
Three ways in which Covid-19 has affected councils' plans to build a green economy.
Why a move towards annual valuations is crucial to make business rates better.
A 10-point plan for ensuring that a reformed business rates system puts local economic growth at its heart.
Government R&D investment should recognise the link between a place's innovative businesses and its broader economic success.
Cities are using their knowledge of their local area to support people train and find a job, but the support they can provide is limited by red tape.
Covid-19 has posed similar challenges to these cities, but has elicited very different responses.
Cities are taking the lead when it comes to reopening the high street, but they need national support to address outstanding challenges.