Levelling Up: What is it and can it work?

January 21, 2022

Our edited collection 'Levelling Up - What is it and can it work?' brings together some of the most prominent voices on levelling up to offer their perspectives on what levelling up means. The report offers a system-thinking approach that connects policies to address levelling up together. It outlines seven principles that should underpin any policy approach to inequality or levelling up.

Contributors include the Co-Chairs of the All-Party Parliamentary Group for ‘left behind’ neighbourhoods; former Secretary of State for Education, Rt Hon Justine Greening; the House of Lords Public Services Committee; ex Shadow Secretary of State for Further, Higher Education and Skills, Gordon Marsden; Centre for Cities; TUC; Green Alliance; the Institute for Economic Development; Policy Connect; Local Trust; the Commission into Prosperity and Community Placemaking; The Salvation Army; Stoke-on-Trent City Council; and the universities of Birmingham, Derby, London and West London.