The Evolving Economic Performance of Britain’s Cities: Patterns, Processes and Policy Implications

This booklet summarises the key findings from this long-term project, including shortened versions of other papers available on this website.

Covering the evolutionary paths of cities with regards to overall economic growth, productivity, skills, their resilience and resistance to economic shocks, and looking at a history of policymaking in five case study cities, this paper brings together implications for policy based on the findings and evolutionary patters of UK cities.

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