How Oxfordshire learnt the lessons
04 December 2013
Centre for Cities chief Alexandra Jones reads the runes for local growth ahead of the Autumn Statement [...]
06 November 2013
Centre for Cities chief Alexandra Jones explains the central importance of Bruce Katz's call to give urban areas the freedom to thrive [...]
12 June 2013
Making devolution happen will mean
national government driving it through, writes Alexandra Jones [...]
10 May 2013
Alexandra Jones considers what councils should ask of the spending review [...]
04 April 2013
Alexandra Jones suggests several ways to kick-start growth and investment [...]
08 March 2013
We have made great leaps in cities policy, but what needs to happen next? Alexandra Jones offers some ideas about City Deals [...]
28 November 2012
Alexandra Jones asks if City Deals will make a difference to local economies [...]
16 October 2012
Its important that all parties consider how to deal with ongoing challenges facing many LEPs, says Alexandra Jones [...]
12 September 2012
Alexandra Jones looks at the key policy themes that the Government will be looking at for the autumn term [...]
18 July 2012
Government investment in the drivers of urban economic success, makes a difference to people and places over many decades, says Alexandra Jones [...]
As local authorities increasingly look for commercial acumen, MJ round table with Penna considered the implications of business thinking in a political world.
Introducing the next MJ Future Forum on budget planning and preparing for the new Spending Review.
Law firm Bircham Dyson Bell has appointed two lawyers to join its government and infrastructure team.
Central and local government are set on a collision course over council tax following the chancellor's clear demand for a council tax freeze in last week's Autumn Statement.
Stephen Cirrell looks at the difference between community energy renewal projects and civic schemes.