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Time for a strategy to boost productivity in Manchester and beyond

The UK has a significant productivity problem and the poor performance of the nation's largest cities outside the capital contribute to this problem. Expert economists set out what change would be needed to set Greater Manchester on a plausible path for growth.

Paul Brandily, Mike Brewer, Nye Cominetti, Matt Coombes, Adam Corlett, Lindsay Judge, Felicia Odamtten, Henry G. Overman, Cara Pacitti, Gui Rodrigues, Krishan Shah, Paul Swinney and Lalitha Try

2 October 2023

LSE British Politics and Policy

This Blog is published under the centre's Urban programme.

This publication comes under the following theme: What determines urban growth and urban decline and what should be the role of policy?