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 Analysis Summary 2016/2017

Updated on 14/11/2016

Our summary report on the Leeds City Region labour market, its advantages and challenges.

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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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LEP Apprenticeship Programme - Evaluation Report (Executive Summary)

Updated on 19/08/2016

The executive summary for the LEP's apprenticeship programme final report which summarises key findings and conclusions.

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LEP Apprenticeship Programme - Evaluation Report

Updated on 19/08/2016

This is the final evaluation report for the LEP's apprenticeship programme which ran from January 2013 - March 2016.

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Growth Deal 3 Bid - July 2016

Updated on 29/07/2016

Our third bid for funding from the Government's Growth Deal funding programme to continue to boost jobs and transform the Leeds City Region economy.

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Economic Assessment 2016

Updated on 25/05/2016

Wide ranging and robust evidence has been used to inform the Strategic Economic Plan 2016 – 2036 (SEP) to ensure it is cogent of the Leeds City Region’s strengths and challenges and focused on the key opportunities and issues. This Evidence Assessment updates and develops that produced to inform the development of the first SEP in 2014.

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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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