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Delivering change: low carbon

Edward Clarke, Zach Wilcox and Nada Nohrová

Practical policy solutions for city leaders to encourage the green economy

Report 17 Dec 2013
Green progress from economic recession

Zach Wilcox

Arguably, the greatest progress in reducing UK carbon emissions has been the recession and its impact on industry. Between 2005 and 2010, total CO2 emissions in the UK fell 10 percent, with the...

Blog Post 6 Feb 2013
FutureStory: Bristol

Centre for Cities

FutureStory Bristol forms part of a series of six books made up of a collection of local case studies, with accompanying DVDs, tracing how people and businesses in cities and regions across the country are adapting to the global economy.

Report 25 Feb 2010
University Challenge: Growing the knowledge economy in Birmingham

Centre for Cities

Which knowledge-based industries could drive future growth in Birmingham? And what policy levers are available to support these industries in Birmingham and the city region? University Challenge recommends that the Birmingham MAA area should focus on growing the private sector economy, particularly in high value sectors, where there are opportunities to strengthen the contribution of the excellent local universities.

Report 17 Dec 2009
Regeneration in a downturn: what needs to change?

Centre for Cities

Catherine Glossop contributed a chapter on Regenerating cities to this Smith Institute publication, argues that we need to target the urban periphery and smaller cities that are suffering the most from the recession and long-term restructuring.

Report 30 Jun 2009