The expensive task of cementing the UK’s status as a science superpower will need to have transformative benefits
Urgent intervention is needed to secure H&W – and other strategic UK industrial assets – before key skills and capacity are irretrievably lost.
The experience of former industrial heartlands offers lessons in how to revitalise communities when big industries close.
The government’s £1.6 billion Stronger Towns Fund will be insufficient compensation for the effects of a no-deal Brexit.
There is a plethora of highly troubling issues facing the global economy that are caused, in part, by globalisation.
Buttons are just one part of a steady hollowing out of the UK’s manufacturing supply chain since the 1970s.
Location counts when it comes to sustainable development.
Brexit, bots and jobs and bitcoin are set to dominate economics news in 2018.
The 20th century was marked by a painful decline in UK shipbuilding, but it’s time to leave the past behind.
A new division tasked with delivering the country’s economic goals should be the first step.
As the government moves ahead with its industrial plan, a new report signals it will have to start doing things differently.
From Winston Churchill to the Industrial Strategy Commission: laying down the markers for success.
A weak pound is likely to lure more international bidders to UK shores. Time then to make sure we have our defences in place.
Theresa May’s plan to boost UK competitiveness risks exposing flaws in the higher education sector.
The foundations are shaky after the previous regime, but there are reasons to be optimistic about Theresa May’s initiative.
The UK government’s inability to devise a fundamentally new economic policy is why it will likely fudge a soft Brexit.