Unleashing Metro Growth: Final recommendations
The final report of the City Growth Commission contains a full set of recommendations for national and local government. (Image credit: spatial.ly.)Read the report
UniverCities: The knowledge to power UK metros
The City Growth Commission proposes recommendations to enhance the contribution that higher education in the UK makes to city growth.Read the report
Connected Cities: The link to growth
The City Growth Commission suggests that to create a more productive system of cities and economic growth for the UK as a whole, metros need to have much greater influence in national infrastructure decision-making.Read the report
Powers to Grow: City finance and governance
The City Growth Commission suggests that the time is now for central government to grant further decentralisation and devolution to certain metros, for the good for the UK economy as a whole.Read the report
RSA Shorts - The Power to Create
The 21st century presents us with huge challenges. How can we empower people to be active participants in creating a world we want to live in? Matthew Taylor, chief executive of the RSA, offers a vision for the future.Watch it here
Latest RSA Journal out now
The summer 2014 issue of the RSA Journal looks at a wide range of subjects including: creativity, innovation, change, business, learning, visualisation and society.Read the journal
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Scilla Elworthy is founder of Peace Direct
Francis Fukuyama is a senior fellow at Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford University
Peter Wynne Rees is professor of places and city planning, The Bartlett, UCL Faculty of the Built Environment.
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Allowing UK cities to make their own decisions on tax and spending could boost economic growth by £79bn a year by 2030, a year-long study ...More about ARC
Creating Creative Cities– how the City Growth Commission report can unlock innovation and entrepreneurialism across the UK
Guest Blogger says: Rohan Silva, City Growth Commissioner, (@Rohan__Silva) It’s a fascinating 21st century paradox that technology is obliterating distance, enabling us to easily communicate ...
What is the good life and how can we achieve it? Economist Russ Roberts reveals how Adam Smith’s 250-year-old insights into human nature and happiness still apply to life today.