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A Century of Cities
The return of the big city

Paul Swinney

Birmingham and Manchester have not created enough knowledge jobs to relieve their industrial hangover, but they are well on their way.

Blog Post 20 Apr 2015
A Century of Cities
Hanging by a thread

Elli Thomas

Former cotton towns have struggled to create jobs in new industries. They need to follow Manchester's lead.

Blog Post 10 Apr 2015
A Century of Cities
London – the great adaptor

Paul Swinney

London hasn’t always been successful, but its ability to reinvent its economy holds lessons for other UK cities.

Blog Post 30 Mar 2015
City horizons: Nick Crafts

30 March 2015

The first in our City Horizons event series explores the fall and rise of urban Britain with guest speaker Professor Nick Crafts.