Claims by ministers that freeports will create hotbeds of innovation in deprived areas do not reflect the realities of where innovation happens.
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How has the pandemic affected prospects for growth around the country?
Wednesday's Summer Statement should set out the following five key policies if it is to support a recovery across the country.
As lockdown begins to ease and domestic tourism looks set to return, we examined how tourism affects local economies up and down the country.
A city's over-reliance on one industry stores up trouble for when a crisis hits.
How should the Government roll back its support in a way that allows growth to occur across the country?
City TalksCity Talks: Face-to-face interaction and why cities still matter in the information age
Many expect the Coronavirus pandemic to bring about a working from home revolution. In this podcast Jonathan Reades and Martin Crookston join Andrew Carter to discuss face-to-face interaction and why cities still matter in the information age.
New research finds that cities with a combination of both scientific and creative industries are often the most innovative.
How will the economic impacts arising from the COVID-19 crisis be spread across the country? New analysis looks at the jobs predicted to be the most and least affected in the short- to medium-term and which places are expected to bounce back more quickly.
Once the coronavirus crisis has passed, Keir Starmer has the task of reshaping the party. A change in how it views cities and towns is vital.