Centre for Cities

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The Centre for Cities is an independent, non-partisan urban policy research unit and a charity registered in England.[1] The Centre's main goal is to understand how and why economic growth and change takes place in the United Kingdom's cities.

History[edit]

The Centre for Cities was launched in March 2005 as part of IPPR and became independent in November 2007.

Research[edit]

The Centre produces an annual Cities Outlook report assessing the economic performance of the 64 largest towns and cities in the United Kingdom.[2][3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Centre for Cities, Registered Charity no. 1119841 at the Charity Commission
  2. ^ "Cities Outlook 2014". Centre for Cities. 27 January 2014. Retrieved 20 August 2014. 
  3. ^ "Centre for Cities says economic gap with London widening". BBC News. 27 January 2014. Retrieved 20 August 2014. 
  4. ^ Helen Carter (24 January 2011). "Cities report reveals mixed picture of economic recovery". The Guardian. Retrieved 20 August 2014. 

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