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CLES reports on New Municipalism in London

CLES last month released a new publication, New Municipalism in London, which highlights ‘the actions of three London Boroughs who are seeking to challenge traditional local economic development and...

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RSA Inclusive Growth Commission sets out vision for a new economy

On 6 March, the RSA Inclusive Growth Commission published their new report Inclusive growth in action: Snapshots of a new economy. In the face of a British economy that...

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Why we need an inclusive economy not inclusive growth

From time to time a new policy concept emerges, which seems to capture the mood and desire for a certain type of change. Today in economic development that phrase...

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Community wealth building – what is it all about?

What is community wealth building (CWB)? On the one hand, it seems like a new idea. The Labour Party established its CWB Unit less than a year ago, on...

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First phase of Kirklees wealth building complete

Last week, we launched our series on ’45 Degree Change’ – the meeting point between the vertical state and horizontal emerging local initiatives. The work of local wealth building...

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REPORT: Forging a Good Local Society

Forging a Good Local Society: Tackling Poverty Through a Local Economic Reset How do we tackle poverty and create social justice? What does the localisation of powers mean for...

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