The indicators and datasets in the white paper show the challenges of tracking levelling up in near real time, but it is ambiguous about the how to measure the progress across different places
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City MinutesCity Minutes: Will the Government’s plan level up the UK?
Director of Policy and Research Paul Swinney assesses the long-awaited Levelling Up White Paper
Yesterday’s white paper is good in its intentions, but falls down on its longer-term vision and funding to support this
Foreign investment is currently skewed towards the Greater South East, but policy will need to tackle the fundamental barriers to investment elsewhere rather than using subsidies and tax breaks if this is to change.
If politicians want to level up the economies of different regions, they won’t do it without addressing the underperformance of their biggest cities.
Here's everything you need to know about the Levelling Up White Paper.
City MinutesCity Minutes: How do transport networks in big UK cities measure up to their Western European peers?
Senior Analyst Anthony Breach and Researcher Guilherme Rodrigues join Andrew Carter to discuss the main findings of their recent report comparing intra-urban public transport in the UK and Europe’s biggest cities.
This report examines whether intra-urban public transport plays a role in the underperformance of big British cities and sets out the implications that transport has for the levelling up agenda.
The Chancellor put increased spending on public services at the heart of his levelling up vision, but was quiet on productivity
A collection of views from urban leaders across the country in advance of the Levelling Up White Paper.