Three years since the Covid pandemic started, the labour market has stabilised, with employment above pre-pandemic levels for most places.
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The UK's productivity puzzleA tale of two global cities: Has Paris become more attractive than London over the last decade?
A comparison with Paris highlights the weaknesses that emerged in London since the financial crisis
Cities Outlook 2023Has economic inactivity gone up everywhere in the country since the pandemic hit?
The national story of rising inactivity and labour shortages only plays out in a handful of cities and this has important implications for how policy goes about addressing the issue.
It may have many admirers, but Poundbury’s location means that it was always going to struggle to achieve its central aims.
Cities Outlook 2023How is sickness-related economic inactivity playing out across the country?
Cities in the North have higher shares of inactivity due to poor health, as shown in Cities Outlook 2023.
Cities Outlook 2023Levelling up one year on: What should happen now?
One year after the publication of the white paper, and three years after a general election, the Government has very little to show on levelling up. This is what should happen now.
Cities Outlook 2023Solving the UK’s inactivity crisis
What does the UK's growing inactivity crisis say about the state of the labour market and how should policy tackle this urban problem?
The launch of Cities Outlook 2023, Centre for Cities annual flagship publication.
As well as providing a deep dive into the latest economic data on the UK’s cities and largest towns, this year our flagship publication focuses on the scale and geography of economic inactivity across the country.
City MinutesCities Outlook Trilogy
Chief Executive Andrew Carter and members of Centre for Cities’ research team explore the findings and implications of Cities Outlook 2023.