As we near closer to the anticipated publication of the Government's Levelling Up White Paper, Chief Executive Andrew Carter summarises our most recent research on levelling up the UK's towns.
Showing 1–10 of 16 results.
Why investment in rural towns should focus on skills, health and social infrastructure.
Why transport policy shouldn’t be at the core of the levelling up agenda.
City MinutesCity Minutes: Exploring the cities versus towns debate
Senior Analyst Kathrin Enenkel on the relationship between UK cities and towns and the implications this has for people and policy makers.
City MinutesCity Minutes: How can we level up struggling UK towns?
Senior Analyst Kathrin Enenkel on how we can level up struggling towns and why improving the performance of cities will be crucial to levelling up towns across the UK.
Why levelling up towns must mean increasing investment in skills, housing stock and the attractiveness of a place – in conjunction with improving the performance of cities.
Ignoring the relationship between cities and towns makes it harder to bring greater prosperity to struggling towns.
Critics who attack city policy as ‘trickle out economics’ are hurting the people they are trying to help.
As part of levelling up, the Government should create a City Centre Productivity Fund. This is how it would work.
The idea that recent growth of cities has come at the expense of towns has become a mantra. The problem is, it isn’t true.