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Mid-Sized Cities

This report looks at how closer collaboration of the 26 largest cities after the Core Cities might benefit the national economy.

Report 10 Jun 2013
Blast from the Past: Private Sector Cities

Ben Harrison

This first blog in our 'Blast from the Past' series looks back at how 2010 report 'Private Sector Cities' helped rebalance the debate about jobs growth across UK cities

Blog Post 11 Apr 2013
We need growth and we need it now!

Andrew Carter

But where’s the growth going to come from? Who’s going to deliver it? And, critically, how much will it cost?

Blog Post 19 Mar 2013
Net effects: how fast is your city’s broadband?

Dmitry Sivaev

In a super connected world access to fast broadband is not a luxury any more; in many cases it is a matter of business survival. So how do British cities vary on their provision of this essential...

Blog Post 8 Feb 2013
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
Home Economics: How Housing Shapes City Economies

Centre for Cities

It's local housing markets – not the national picture – that really matter to the economic performance of cities, and by extension, the national economy. Policy makers therefore need to set housing objectives that reflect these local requirements, and the local economic context – not just headline-driven national supply targets.

Report 9 Jul 2008