City Region Economic and Development Institute (City REDI)

We use our academic understanding of city regions to develop policy which informs and influences regional and national economic growth policies.

The West Midlands Regional Economic Development Institute (WM REDI)

Artist's impression of the interior of The Exchange buildingLearn more about our new research institute dedicated to supporting inclusive economic growth in the West Midlands and across the UK.

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2020 review

City REDI / WM REDI 2020 review brochure front coverLearn more about the impact City REDI has had in the past four years along with our plans for the future, including the exciting development of WM REDI as a new champion for our region.

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Our research themes

City REDI’s research agenda has a city-region focus which is structured around the five foundations of the Industrial Strategy.

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Posted 06 August 2020

Geographical and Social Mobility

Professor Anne Green looks at whether geographical mobility has a positive association with social mobility, if mobility has increased or decreased and what impact COVID-19 might have.

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