There is a strong case for new transport infrastructure investment in some cities and large towns. But this only applies to a handful of places where the current transport system is struggling to support the growth of their city-centre economies.
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The UK population has risen steadily over the last decade, increasing by 7.5 per cent between 2008 and 2018. However, UK cities have experienced different scales of population growth. Cities in...
General Election 2019More state more growth?
More state more growth? The economic implications of moving parts of the government to the North.
Most British cities have a relatively diverse exports base. But some rely heavily on single sectors – with implications for future trade.
Glasgow plays a critical role in Scottish higher education, but links to the rest of the UK are weak
This briefing offers a detailed look at the migration patterns of graduates and students to and from Glasgow
Scotland’s new council finance plans will empower city leaders to manage their finances according to local need, the rest of the UK should follow their lead.
A greater focus on manufacturing will not bring greater prosperity to people living in struggling cities
Access to quality education is hugely uneven across the country. Tackling this problem should be a top priority for leaders.
How productivity varies across the country, and what this means for policy makers