There are good reasons to reform the business rates system – but doing so won't save high street retail
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Getting the right balance of commercial and residential property in the city centre will be crucial for Manchester’s economy
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.
The key issues local leaders should consider while developing Local Industrial Strategies.
How subsequent National Living Wage increases could act as a catalyst for job displacement due to automation
Many people enjoy both living and working in city centres around the country, but there won’t always be space for both.
City centres have become great places to live, work and play, but in some of our most vibrant city centres, there is not enough land to suit the needs of everyone.
While politicians and commentators despair at the US’s proposed trade tariffs, they marvel at local level policies that attempt to do the exact same thing
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