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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Strategic Economic Plan - Part C: appendices (redacted)

Updated on 02/12/2014

Appendices to our Strategic Economic Plan providing detail about specific projects and programmes identified as priorities for investment.

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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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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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Fresh Aire Delivery Plan

Updated on 19/08/2014

The key aim of the Fresh Aire Programme is to bring about economic growth and regeneration in the Aire and Calder by maximising the value and strategic impact of planned and future investments in Green Infrastructure.

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Leeds City Region Growth Deal - July 2014

Updated on 07/07/2014

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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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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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