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London and the South’s Productivity Challenge

This briefing paper provides an overview of the challenges and opportunities for London, the South East and the South West with a particular focus on productivity. It provides a summary
of the key social and economic drivers for the three regions, with greater attention paid to the cities and initiatives that are driving growth and development.

Authors Britt Regal, Damian Grimshaw, Marcela Miozzo (all King’s College London)


  • Productivity Studies




B. Regal, D. Grimshaw, M. Miozzo (2023) London and the South's Productivity Challenge Regional Briefing Paper 002, The Productivity Institute