Research & publications

As part of our work to transform the Leeds City Region economy we carry out regular economic research and intelligence-gathering to ensure our strategies and investment decisions address the real needs of the City Region economy. Use the filter to search publications by different areas of work.

Research & Publications

Featured Publications

Doing business in Europe getting paid and taxation

Updated on 12/12/2018

The UK’s relationship with the EU is likely to be changing in the coming months and years, and this will have implications for UK businesses. This checklist will help you prepare your business for those changes.

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Doing business in Europe IT and e-commerce

Updated on 11/12/2018

The UK’s relationship with the EU is likely to be changing in the coming months and years, and this will have implications for UK businesses in terms of their exports and customs requirements. This checklist will help you prepare your business for those changes.

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Doing business in Europe export and customs

Updated on 06/12/2018

The UK’s relationship with the EU is likely to be changing in the coming months and years, and this will have implications for UK businesses in terms of their exports and customs requirements. This checklist will help you prepare your business for those changes.

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Leeds City Region Business Survey 2017

Updated on 21/03/2018

The survey provides a snapshot view of business confidence, investment experiences and intentions in Leeds City Region.

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Key Sectors Policy for Leeds City Region - Executive Summary

Updated on 22/01/2015

This report reviews the performance of sectors within Leeds City Region and identifies sectors which provide the best opportunities for economic growth.

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LEP Innovation Strategy 2014

Updated on 07/10/2014

Our strategy to grow the region's economy and create jobs by supporting businesses to become more innovative. This is our plan: To create the building blocks for a thriving innovation system, enabling the Leeds City Region to compete globally to attract talent and investment and maintain our competitive advantage. Together with our partners, we will take action to turn innovation potential into an innovation powerhouse.

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Leeds City Region Trade and Investment Strategy - June 2013

Updated on 02/06/2014

Our strategy to grow the Leeds City Region economy and create jobs by promoting international trade and attracting investment from outside the region.

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Advanced Manufacturing in Leeds City Region

Updated on 22/01/2013

A report into the Leeds City Region's advanced manufacturing sector, commissioned by the LEP so that we could better understand the make-up of the sector, its opportunities and challenges, and ensure that our policies and investment are targeted in the right areas.

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Leeds City Region Business Survey 2017

Updated on 21/03/2018

The survey provides a snapshot view of business confidence, investment experiences and intentions in Leeds City Region.

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Latest News

Boost for local TV and production sector
20th February 2019

Boost for local TV and production sector

The trade association for independent TV production companies in the UK has announced it will open an office in Leeds later this year.

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