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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Writing for UK in a Changing Europe, Andrew Carter argues that a post-Brexit England should shift power down to directly elected mayors.
City TalksCity Talks: Tony Travers on the Mayor of London
LSE's Professor Tony Travers discussing two decades of the London mayoralty.
The recent stand off between Andy Burnham and the Government shouldn't be seen as a failure of devolution, it shows that it's working. But there's still more to be done.
Our recent paper 'Levelling up Local Government in England' sparked much debate. Here’s a round-up and response to the main themes.
City MinutesCity Minutes: Levelling up local government in England
Simon Jeffrey on the problems with English local government, and his proposals to fix them.
Covid-19 has posed similar challenges to these cities, but has elicited very different responses.
City TalksCity Talks: How are cities across the globe responding to Covid-19?
Andrew Carter is joined by resident experts from across the globe to discuss how their cities are responding to Coronavirus.
Once the coronavirus crisis has passed, Keir Starmer has the task of reshaping the party. A change in how it views cities and towns is vital.
The mayoral elections have been postponed, meaning the Mayor of London has one more year in power. Valentine Quinio highlights his two most pressing policy priorities for the year ahead.