The latest of the devolution deals brings together the coalition of the willing, but its long term effectiveness depends on bringing its neighbours along too.
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Cultural projects are often hailed as the economic solution for struggling cities – but tackling skills gaps will do more to create jobs and boost wages
This briefing offers a detailed look at the migration patterns of graduates and students to and from Newcastle
We shouldn’t be surprised that a North East deal has failed. We should now start looking at alternatives.
Core urban areas are important for wider city region revenues. This has implications for further fiscal devolution.
Backing further devolution will help the new Prime Minister tackle some of the big political and economic challenges she faces.
Lessons from the Rhine-Ruhr and Randstad
We have commissioned new polling to find out what people expect from their new Mayor in 2017.
We need a return to the bottom-up, bespoke deals developed by Greg Clark as Cities Minister.
For the Northern Powerhouse to succeed, national and local leaders must ensure it stays true to its original principles