For the eight metro mayors, winning the election is only the beginning – their real task is to make their cities better, more prosperous places to live.
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The candidates have prepared proposals and new ideas for their cities. Anthony Breach sets out what they mean for cities and urban politics more generally.
Job postings in cities and large towns in the North and Midlands are recovering fastest, while London and other cities are lagging.
When it comes to the use of public finances for local economic growth, how can we know what is a good bet? And should governments be betting at all?
As the COVID-19 pandemic sends shockwaves through the labour market, Centre for Cities tracks the latest unemployment claim statistics across the UK's cities and largest towns.
In May 2021, nearly 20 million people in England will be choosing city-region mayors. What are metro mayors and what do they do?
Promises to move civil servants out of London are not good enough – if the Government is serious about levelling up it must trust local leaders to make decisions for their communities.
Join us to to hear about the OECD research on devolution and productivity and what this means for the UK
City MinutesCity Minutes: How to build back better from Covid-19
As the UK’s Covid-19 vaccination programme progresses policy makers should be planning how to repair the economic damage done by the pandemic and build back better. Centre for Cities’...
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