Supporting Evidence

There are many supporting and existing documents that help unpack thoughts for the new growth strategy.  Several can be found on this page with a link to the full document.

 

News Article: Masterplan to make Leeds Station a ‘world class gateway’ to city
Mark Casci – Yorkshire Evening Post – 14th March 2017

Analysis of Leeds Economy for Growth Strategy
Volterra – 2017

IPPR Future Proof – Dec 2016
Britain in the 2020s

Tech Nation 2016 – Transforming UK Industries – Feb 2016
TechCity and Nesta

Tech Nation 2017 – At the Forefront of Global Digital Innovation – Feb 2017
Tech City

Health Inoovation – Breathing Life into the Northern Powerhouse – November 2016
Institute for Public Policy Research

Assessment of Employment Needs for North West Leeds – June 2015
BE Group for Leeds City Council

Good Growth for Cities – November 2016
PWC and Demos

Inclusive Growth Commission – Emerging Findings – Sept 2016
RSA and Inclusive Growth Commission

Improving pay, progression and productivity in the retail sector – Nov 2016
Jospeh Rowntree Foundation

Developing Leeds City Region as a Fintech centre of excellence – Executive report – September 2016
Research by Finextra on behalf of Leeds City Council

Growing Science and Medical technology companies in Leeds and Leeds City Region – March 2015
A Creative Space Management report commissioned by Leeds City Council and the University of Leeds

Leeds Fashion Incubator and Business Support – Study and Recommendations – October 2016
Centre for Fashion Enterprise (CFE) commissioned by Leeds City Council

Indie Street – Supporting the independent retail sector in Leeds – April 2013
Leeds Metropolitan University and Leeds City Council

Leeds Film, TV and Digital Media Sector – May 2014
Olsberg SPI commissioned by Leeds City Council

Scale-Up report on UK Economic Growth – November 2014
An independent report to the Government by Sherry Coutu CBE.

The Scale-Up Challenge – November 2014
A report by Deloitte

The Economic Prospects for the City of Leeds  – Aug 2017
Cambridge Econometrics for CEG           Summary

 

Centre for Cities

Core Strength: Supporting the growth of Leeds City Centre – December 2014
Centre for Cities on behalf of Leeds City Council

Centre for Cities – Cities Outlook – 2015
UK City perspectives from the Centre for Cities

Centre for Cities – Trading Places – 2016
Why firms locate where they do.

Centre for Cities – Cities Outlook – 2017
UK City perspectives from the Centre for Cities 2017

The Great British Brain Drain – Where Graduates Move and Why – November 2016
Centre for Cities

 

Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership Documents

A Railway Infrastructure for the Future – Video
Leeds City Region and Leeds City Council

Leeds City Region Strategic Economic Plan – May 2016
Leeds City Region  – West Yorkshire Combined Authority

Leeds HS2 Growth Strategy (interim) – November 2016
Leeds City Region / Leeds City Council

Leeds City Region Labour Market Analysis 2016/2017 – November 2016
Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership

 

Leeds City Council Documents

Reports

Strong Economy Compassionate City – October 2015
Leeds City Council

Leeds City Council’s initial response to the referendum with UK’s membership of the European Union – July 2016
Leeds City Council

Growing the Leeds Digital Economy – July 2016
Leeds City Council

Poverty Fact Book – Data, Information and Analysis for Leeds – May 2017
Financial Inclusion Team

The Leeds Digital Skills Action Plan – April 2016
The Leeds Digital Board and Leeds City Council

Skills Action Plan Summary Document

 

Leeds Pitch Book – as one (Hi Res) Leeds Pitch Book – as one (Lo Res)
Leeds City Council

Leeds: as one
Leeds City Council – Cllr Judith Blake and Tom Bridges

Leeds Innovation District (booklet)
Leeds City Council

Lisbon Street – Development Opportunity
Leeds City Council

 

Site Allocations Plan 2012 – 2028

Aire Valley Action Plan Online Maps

Draft Site Allocation Online Maps for Outer North East 2016

 

Leeds City Council Business Pages

Leeds Economy Presentation April 2017
Leeds City Council – Economic Development

Leeds Economy Handbook – Leeds Property Market – August 2016 (updating)
Leeds City Council – Economic Development

Leeds Economy Handbook – Economy Handbook Summary – August 2016 (updating)
Leeds City Council – Economic Development

Leeds Economy Handbook – Leeds Labour Market – August 2016 (updating)
Leeds City Council – Economic Development

Leeds Economy Handbook – Leeds Economy – April 2016 (updating)
Leeds City Council – Economic Development