Critics who attack city policy as ‘trickle out economics’ are hurting the people they are trying to help.
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As part of levelling up, the Government should create a City Centre Productivity Fund. This is how it would work.
The idea that recent growth of cities has come at the expense of towns has become a mantra. The problem is, it isn’t true.
The 12 Urban Myths of ChristmasMyth #12: To be a city you have to have a cathedral
Cathedrals and Monasteries were once symbols of power in locations of importance, but a lot can change over several centuries
The 12 Urban Myths of ChristmasMyth #9: A close relationship with a city is bad for a town’s economy
Are towns hampered by the success of nearby cities - or could towns actually benefit from being located near a city?
Places assumed to have weak local economies, hollowed-out by a workforce commuting elsewhere, may instead be thriving
Young people flock to cities for university – but an even larger number of high-skilled people go the other way
The success of the capital benefits nearby places. The challenge is to ensure that other big UK cities can do the same.
The Brexit vote highlighted the need to help both struggling towns AND cities, not create a divide between them