A collection of views from urban leaders across the country in advance of the Levelling Up White Paper.
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City TalksCity Talks: Think Tank views – what should be in the Levelling Up White Paper?
Andrew Carter speaks to policy experts Will Tanner, Carys Roberts and Nick Bowes, to get their views on what should be included in the upcoming Levelling Up White Paper.
While an increase in the National Living Wage would help people in economically weaker places, it will not address the structural problems they face which cause low wages in the first place
Economically struggling places need to look more critically at what they don’t have – not what they do have.
Despite recent labour market improvements, aviation-reliant towns and some of the largest cities are in a fragile position
To level up the country, the Government should encourage the increasingly complex, high-skilled, high-paying sectors that are choosing to locate in big cities.
Changing a department's name is one thing, but the public remains skeptical of the levelling up agenda and want to see action.
The public know what it will take to level up their area, but most aren’t confident that the Government will achieve it.
This briefing uses the theory of economic complexity to show how the economies of Britain’s cities and large towns have developed over time and sets out the implications for how the Government should approach its levelling up agenda.
As we near closer to the anticipated publication of the Government's Levelling Up White Paper, Chief Executive Andrew Carter summarises our most recent research on levelling up the UK's towns.