As local lockdowns are expected to become the new norm, Government must ensure businesses are adequately supported and that these local lockdowns reflect the right boundaries.
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City MinutesCity Minutes: How a flexible zoning system would end the UK housing crisis
Anthony Breach explains how the planning system causes the housing crisis and why a flexible zoning system would fix it.
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.
The UK should introduce a flexible zoning system to build more homes and end the housing crisis argues Anthony Breach in the final paper in his series critiquing the planning system.
How should the Government roll back its support in a way that allows growth to occur across the country?
City MinutesCity Minutes: Why the economic impact of Coronavirus will be felt differently across the UK
Nowhere is feeling the economic and social impact of Coronavirus more than UK’s cities and largest towns. In under ten minutes, Senior Analysts Elena Magrini and Kathrin Enenkel explain why the economic impact of the pandemic will be bigger in some places than others.
Interventions to get unemployed people back to work must be timely, tailored and localised.
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.
Twenty years ago the economist Frances Cairncross predicted that communications technologies would lead to the spreading of jobs away from cities. In the decades since precisely the opposite has happened. But is Covid-19 about to change all that?