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The Progressive Policy Think Tank
Topic: Housing & infrastructure

Transport investment in the Northern Powerhouse: 2019 update

Transport investment is crucial for the north of England. Every region needs a reliable and effective transport network for people to live and work, but the North – with its five major cities, 265...

Publication Briefing Housing & infrastructure Equality Population and demographics IPPR North

Quick wins for the North's transport network

The North’s transport network is currently in crisis, but there are major opportunities ahead. The chaos faced by passengers in the summer of 2018 revealed long-term structural weaknesses in the...

Publication Report Housing & infrastructure IPPR North

Airline travellers, competition and airport expansion

This discussion paper raises three key questions for the future of airport infrastructure in London and the south east, focussed on competition, the future of the 'hub' model, and environmental...

Publication Report Housing & infrastructure

The long road to ruin: Why the UK needs to reform motoring taxes

Motoring taxation in the UK has remained largely unchanged for almost a century, but rising consumer costs, a looming decline in tax revenues, and environmental and public health concerns make reform...

Publication Report Housing & infrastructure