Five key lessons for regional and national policymakers to level up the local economies of the Midlands Engine.
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Reflections from our 'In Conversation’ events last week with Andy Burnham, Mayor of Greater Manchester, and Andy Street, Mayor of the West Midlands, on new trailblazer devolution deals announced in the Spring budget.
City TalksCity Talks: Tackling regional economic inequality in the UK
A discussion on regional economic inequality in the UK and the challenges of policy intervention.
Join Centre for Cities and Policy@Manchester for this event exploring the links between poverty, poor health outcomes and economic inactivity in young people.
The Government’s growth-oriented policies are increasingly focused on big cities, while levelling up worries about redistribution. This is a helpful distinction.
Centre for Cities' Realising Regional Growth conference series returns for 2023 with this first event taking place in Newcastle.
The UK's productivity puzzleDoes London’s stuttering show that a focus on levelling up is wrong?
While London’s stuttering presents an additional productivity challenge, it should be possible for policy makers to deal with two separate productivity problems simultaneously.
City TalksCity Talks: Tackling regional divides in Germany
A discussion on the lessons learned from Germany's approach to closing regional economic divides.
Cities Outlook 2023Has economic inactivity gone up everywhere in the country since the pandemic hit?
The national story of rising inactivity and labour shortages only plays out in a handful of cities and this has important implications for how policy goes about addressing the issue.
Hosted in partnership with Midlands Connect, this event will explore why delivering the Midlands Rail Hub is key to the region's future.