The 'long tail' of low productivity firms will not be answer to the productivity puzzle, instead the focus should be on the firms that export goods and services locally and beyond.
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In this talk, Bruce Katz explored the rise of cities in the age of populism
Getting ready for mayorsBrexit, Trump and the New Localism
With major distractions in national governments both in the US and UK, it is up to cities to deal with real and practical challenges.
Last week marked the half-way point in the two-year time limit for Brexit negotiations under Article 50. While there is now a transition deal in place to avoid a cliff-edge exit next year, there...
How subsequent National Living Wage increases could act as a catalyst for job displacement due to automation
The Government needs to give cities and businesses more flexibility over apprenticeships to improve take-up and efficiency in the system.
Gabriele Piazza rounds up the key themes from our recent round table event on Birmingham’s skills challenges
Increased automation and globalisation will pose big challenges to all cities – but those with mayors are better placed to act
Find out what cities are doing to promote inclusive growth using our case study library.
Northern cities have been hit hard by the loss of jobs in exporting firms in the past century. Ensuring this doesn’t happen again should be a priority for local industrial strategies.