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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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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Strategic Economic Plan executive summary - March 2014

Updated on 07/07/2014

The executive summary of our plan to transform the Leeds City Region economy, creating billions of pounds of additional growth and thousands of extra jobs.

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Strategic Economic Plan - Part A: Growth Plan - March 2014

Updated on 07/07/2014

This section of our Strategic Economic Plan sets out in detail our strategy to transform the Leeds City Region economy, creating billions of pounds of additional growth and thousands of extra jobs.

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Strategic Economic Plan - Part B: Delivery Plan - March 2014

Updated on 27/11/2014

The second part of our Strategic Economic Plan setting out how we will deliver our economic priorities and a timetable for specific projects and programmes.

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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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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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