Centre for Cities' latest report shows where the UK’s 344 innovation hotspots are across the country and their potential to address the UK’s sluggish productivity growth.
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Relocating high-skilled public sector jobs to a struggling area is an obvious lever to pull, but the real issue is their lack of high-skilled jobs in the private sector.
City MinutesCity Minutes: How should local government be funded?
Chief Executive Andrew Carter is joined by Researcher Stuart Bridgett to discuss the Government’s long-anticipated plan to simplify the funding landscape for local authorities.
HSBC's announcement of its intention to move its global headquarters raised concerns about Canary Wharf's future. The most revealing part of the story however is not where the bank is moving from, but where it is moving to.
In fact, cities have a much lower carbon footprint compared to non-urban areas and must play a crucial role in the fight against climate change.
The current grants system is holding local government back - join Centre for Cities and Clive Betts MP to discuss what a more streamlined system could look like.
While setting worthy ambitions and demonstrating Government has listened to objections to the current grants system, this week’s announcement from DHLUC still leaves us guessing as to how the Government intends to tackle key challenges.
City TalksCity Talks: The cauldrons of the future
Ian Goldin and Tom Lee-Devlin discuss how cities can fulfil their promise of offering fulfilling and sustainable places to live.
Join us in Cardiff to discuss the importance of Welsh cities for both Welsh and UK prosperity.
City TalksCity Talks: What are the signs that the UK is levelling up?
Henry Overman, Professor of Economic Geography at the London School of Economics joins Chief Executive Andrew Carter to discuss how to measure the scale of the underperformance of cities in the UK.