Our recent paper 'Levelling up Local Government in England' sparked much debate. Here’s a round-up and response to the main themes.
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Andrew Carter calls for the Government to press ahead with local government reform and empower cities and towns to find solutions to their challenges.
City MinutesCity Minutes: Levelling up local government in England
Simon Jeffrey on the problems with English local government, and his proposals to fix them.
The number of people claiming unemployment benefits continues to rise, with the biggest rises in the past month in large cities and towns in the South East.
Government R&D investment should recognise the link between a place's innovative businesses and its broader economic success.
This report sets out how the Government should use the devolution white paper to reorganise and simplify local government to level up the country.
City TalksCity Talks: Dafni Papoutsaki on the links between internal migration and social mobility
Dr Dafni Papoutsaki from the Institute for Employment Studies discusses her new research on the links between internal migration and social mobility.
The UK Government has launched major reforms for the planning system – but only within England. These reforms, which will divide all land in England into three zones (growth, renewal, and...
City MinutesCity Minutes: Where in the UK is it hardest to find a job?
Elena Magrini and Pawel Adrjan join Andrew Carter to discuss the scale of the unemployment crisis facing different parts of the UK.
Some commentators have suggested that Covid will do in a couple of months what governments have tried to do for the last 80 years. This is very unlikely.