Towns and cities

The economic prospects of towns and cities around the UK are inseparable. Our work looks at the 63 largest cities and towns in the UK, while shedding new light on how the success of cities affects the prosperity of towns that surround them.

Supporting evidence-based policymaking


Andrew Carter explains how new guidance will help councils decide what services should be prioritised in the wake of swinging cuts.

External Article 18 Oct 2019

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Political gains, economic realities

Paul Swinney and Andrew Carter

The political imperative for investing in the North and Midlands is clear from last month’s election. But the Government must work with economic realities if it is to deliver for the voters who delivered its majority.

Blog Post 27 Jan 2020