City Region Economic and Development Institute (City REDI)

Based at the University of Birmingham, City REDI is a brand new research institute focused on developing an academic understanding of major city regions across the globe to develop practical policy which better informs and influences regional and national economic growth policies.

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Learn more about City REDI and the impact the centre will have on the region. 

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Posted 13 April 2017

City REDI at the American Association of Geographers (AAG) Annual meeting 2017

The American Association of Geographers Annual meeting 2017 was held from 5-9 April in Boston, USA. It featured over 6,900 presentations, posters and workshops by leading scholars, experts, and researchers. In attendance from City REDI, and giving papers and organising sessions, were Dr Catherine Harris and Professor John Bryson.

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City REDI's Simon Collinson appears in an Al-Jazeera feature focusing on post-Brexit trade

Martin Reeves (Chief Executive, Coventry City Council) at the City-REDI launch event

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