City Region Economic and Development Institute (City REDI)

Based at the University of Birmingham, City REDI is a 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.

What is City REDI?

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

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Commentary from members of City REDI covering a range of issues and topics. 

Latest news and blogs

Posted 23 June 2017

City-REDI welcomes new Professor of Regional Economic Development

We are delighted that Professor Anne Green has joined the University of Birmingham's City-REDI (the City-Region Economic Development Institute) and the Birmingham Business School from the University of Warwick's Institute for Employment Research.


City REDI Policy Briefing Series

Posted 12 October 2017

Smart Cities

By Professor Simon Collinson & Dr Amir Qamar (October 2017)