As the COVID-19 pandemic sends shockwaves through the labour market, Centre for Cities tracks the latest unemployment claim statistics across the UK's cities and largest towns.
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Job postings are slower to recover where more people work from home and high-street footfall remains low, making it harder for redundant workers to find jobs.
As the lockdown in response to the Coronavirus pandemic varies across the country, Centre for Cities tracks the recovery of high streets in Britain's cities and large towns.
In the UK, competition for jobs has risen most in places where work was already hardest to find, raising concerns about widening geographic inequality.
Our recent paper 'Levelling up Local Government in England' sparked much debate. Here’s a round-up and response to the main themes.
This report sets out how the Government should use the devolution white paper to reorganise and simplify local government to level up the country.
The Centre for Cities High Street Recovery Tracker now includes data on spending. How does this relate to footfall?
While the Chancellor made a series of national announcements in the Summer Statement, they will play out differently across the country.
How should the Government roll back its support in a way that allows growth to occur across the country?
The Government has abandoned its “stay at home” message, and replaced it with a “stay alert” approach. But which cities have reached the peak of infections? And should this inform a local approach to the easing of lockdown?