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.
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.
Covid-19 has posed similar challenges to these cities, but has elicited very different responses.
Claims by ministers that freeports will create hotbeds of innovation in deprived areas do not reflect the realities of where innovation happens.
How has the pandemic affected prospects for growth around the country?
What is the future of bus services after the pandemic?
Councils are expecting large shortfalls as a result of coronavirus over the next 18 months. Data shows that urban areas are feeling the strain more.