Publications from City REDI

West Midlands Economic Monitor

The City REDI West Midlands Economic Monitor is produced on a monthly basis and highlights economic developments in the West Midlands in line with the UK government’s Industrial Strategy - Infrastructure, Ideas, People, Business Environment and Place. You can download this month's issue below: 

West Midlands Economic Monitor - February 2019

West Midlands Economic Monitor - March 2019

West Midlands Economic Monitor - April 2019

West Midlands Databook 2018-19

City-REDI have compiled a snapshot of key data for the West Midlands. Drawing on the success of the 2017 databook, the 2018-2019 edition provides up-to-date labour market profiles for the West Midlands Region, West Midlands Combined Authority, three Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) and over 30 Local Authorities. Together, the booklet provides easy to access data on the region’s productivity, population, employment, skills, and housing.

Download a copy of the West Midland Databook 2018-19

Birmingham Economic Review 2018

The Birmingham Economic Review 2018 was produced by the University of Birmingham’s City-REDI and the Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce, with contributions from the West Midlands Growth Company. It is an in-depth exploration of the economy of England’s second city and is a high quality resource for organisations seeking to understand the city to inform research, policy or investment decisions.

You can also download a chapter-by-chapter breakdown of the report below:

Birmingham Economic Review 2017

The Birmingham Economic Review 2017 was produced by the University of Birmingham’s City-REDI and the Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce, with contributions from the West Midlands Growth Company. It is an in-depth exploration of the economy of England’s second city and is a high quality resource for organisations seeking to understand the city to inform research, policy or investment decisions.

You can also download a chapter-by-chapter breakdown of the report below:

Birmingham Economic Review 2016

The Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce partnered with City-REDI and the Marketing Birmingham Regional Observatory to produce a report examining the economy of Birmingham. 

The review is split into three reports, which can be dowloaded via the links below: