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Going for growth

Alexandra Jones

why the Chancellor must aim for more than a “steady-as-she-goes” Budget

Blog Post 15 Mar 2013
Budget 2013 Submission

Alexandra Jones

Our 2013 Budget letter asks the Chancellor to focus on housing and infrastructure to promote growth

Briefing 27 Feb 2013
Lessons for Luton: aim for resilience, not only growth

Dmitry Sivaev

This year’s Cities Outlook revealed that while the UK economy has experienced a downturn of two halves – rapid decline from 2008-09 followed by a three year period of minimal growth – the...

Blog Post 1 Feb 2013
Housing market renewal: where is it now?

Joe Sarling

Over the past 12 months, housing has become the zeitgeist for economic growth - and rightly so.Cities Outlook 2013 has shown that if we put the place back in to policy by understanding the...

Blog Post 30 Jan 2013
Swindon – moving from recession to recovery

Rachel Smith

After tipping fairly steeply into recession in 2008, the UK economy has been walking a fine line between recession and recovery ever since. But, as we showed in our latest edition of Cities...

Blog Post 25 Jan 2013
Putting place back into housing policy

Alexandra Jones discusses housing and the economy with David Hill and Jack Dromey MP.   David Hill, Chief Executive of Milton Keynes Council and Jack Dromey MP, Shadow Minister for...

Podcast 21 Jan 2013
Cities Outlook 2013

Centre for Cities

How have the economic fortunes of the UK's 64 largest towns and cities changed through the downturn?

Report 21 Jan 2013
Cities Outlook 2013: An overview

Alexandra Jones

Today we launched our sixth Cities Outlook report, our annual index of the economic performance of 64 UK cities and towns. It’s another really rich report, from fascinating individual facts...

Blog Post 21 Jan 2013