Roundtable Writeup: Inclusive Growth at the Party Conferences
We hosted roundtable events at both the Labour and Conservative party conferences in Liverpool and Birmingham. Each roundtable brought together around 25 experts, senior MPs, commission members, city leaders, business representatives and policy makers.
EVIDENCE HEARING WRITEUP: INCLUSIVE GROWTH IN SHEFFIELD
We held the first of our evidence hearings in Sheffield. The hearing featured leading figures from within the city region and further afield, and includes those from business, public services and the council or combined authority.
The Commission hosted its first Scottish seminar in July, 2016. We explored the implications of inclusive growth within a Scottish context including the impact that further devolution of powers to Scotland might have on the agenda.
ROUNDTABLE WRITEUP: INCLUSIVE GROWTH - NEW APPROACHEES FOR SKILLS, PRODUCTIVITY AND LABOUR MARKETS
We hosted the second of our series of seminars in June, 2016. The roundtable explored how new approaches to skills and labour markets might drive growth and productivity alongside greater inclusion and participation in local economies.