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 Labour Market Information Report 2017/2018

Updated on 24/10/2017

A report on the 2017/2018 Leeds City Region labour market.

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Leeds City Region Employment and Skills Plan 2016 - 2020

Updated on 01/06/2016

Our employment and skills plan sets out how we and our partners will work together over the next four years to contribute to the vision of the Leeds City Region Strategic Economic Plan.

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Local Response Fund - Emerging skills needs in the Leeds City Region

Updated on 06/07/2015

This research will help us to understand our region’s skills requirements so that we can develop a workforce with the right skills for our businesses to grow and compete on a global scale.

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Leeds City Region Labour Market Analysis 2014

Updated on 30/10/2014

An analysis of the labour market in Leeds City Region. We use this document to understand the key skills issues in the region and develop appropriate policies to address them.

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Leeds City Region Skills Plan 2013-2015 - Summary

Updated on 17/01/2014

The executive summary of our plan to grow the Leeds City Region economy and create jobs by ensuring our businesses have access to a skilled workforce.

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Leeds City Region Skills Report

Updated on 27/06/2013

In 2013, a consortium led by ekosgen, an independent economic development consultancy based in Sheffield, undertook a research study into the short to medium term skills needs of the four Yorkshire and Humber Local local enterprise partnership (LEP) areas. This is the final report from the research for the Leeds City Region LEP.

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Latest News

Leeds City Region businesses save enough energy to make 138 million cups of tea
12th April 2019

Leeds City Region businesses save enough energy to make 138 million cups of tea

Businesses across the region are being encouraged to take up support from the Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP) Resource Efficiency Fu...

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