This report outlines how Mayors provide the Government with the opportunity to develop a new effective set of regional economic development policies to level up across the country and contribute to increasing the UK’s rate of economic growth.
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Online briefing and Q&A
The widely held, but wrongly assumed, belief that cities are rich and towns are poor will make levelling up even more difficult if it shapes policy.
The Prime Minister’s adult skills announcements are a welcome step to support people adapt to the changing labour market while helping places ‘level up’ – the next step should be investment in job creation.
City TalksCity Talks: Professor Francesca Gains on gender, representation and devolution
The University of Manchester's Francesca Gains on gender, representation and devolution.
Valentine Quinio on how density plays a smaller role in the spread of Coronavirus than socioeconomic factors.
Latest research finds that people in large cities and towns in Northern England and Wales have the most household debt and will be hit hardest in the economic downturn.
City TalksCity Talks: Richard Florida on the future of cities after the Coronavirus
In this episode of City Talks Andrew Carter is joined by Professor Richard Florida to discuss what the future holds for cities after the immediate effects of Coronavirus have passed.
Join us for this City Horizons event on the rise of the intangible economy
Cuts have hit places with the most impoverished populations hardest. How might already stretched councils apply evidence-based policy to fix the wicked problems that some of their residents are facing.