Unlocking regional growth: understanding the drivers of productivity across the UK's regions and nations
- Document type
- Corporate author(s)
- Confederation of British Industry
- Date of publication
- 1 December 2016
- Management & leadership: including strategy, public sector management, operations and production
- Business and management
- Material type
This report sets out how, by bringing the UK’s least productive areas in line with their best performing neighbours, we could add a £208 billion boost to the economy by 2024.
It also outlines how the regional differences in productivity in the UK can be explained by four main factors:
- Educational attainment.
- Better transport links.
- Better management practices.
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