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How the West Midlands can make the most of the deal – and the implications for other major cities
The boom in logistics has created jobs, but will leave some cities more vulnerable to automation
Increased flexibility in the Adult Education Budget should be followed by efforts to increase life-long learning opportunities for everyone
The 'long tail' of low productivity firms will not be answer to the productivity puzzle, instead the focus should be on the firms that export goods and services locally and beyond.
How subsequent National Living Wage increases could act as a catalyst for job displacement due to automation
The Government needs to give cities and businesses more flexibility over apprenticeships to improve take-up and efficiency in the system.
Gabriele Piazza rounds up the key themes from our recent round table event on Birmingham’s skills challenges
Increased automation and globalisation will pose big challenges to all cities – but those with mayors are better placed to act
Northern cities have been hit hard by the loss of jobs in exporting firms in the past century. Ensuring this doesn’t happen again should be a priority for local industrial strategies.
Automation will bring opportunities as well as challenges. Policy makers need to act now to ensure that cities across the UK can benefit