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.

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

Latest news and blogs

Posted 16 February 2018

The economic impacts of Brexit - the story so far

Professor Raquel Ortega-Argiles from City-REDI is leading a project examining in detail the likely impacts of Brexit on the UK's sectors, regions and cities. This storify illustrates the impact that the research from this project has made on the Brexit debate.


City REDI Policy Briefing Series

Posted 12 October 2017

Smart Cities

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