Cities have a huge part to play when it comes to a country’s economy, but they face challenges in creating prosperity and growth. Centre for Cities’ Chief Executive, Andrew Carter, explains what needs to be done to help British cities thrive…

The think tank Centre for Cities is dedicated to improving the economies of cities in the UK to enable the country to flourish.  We sat down with their Chief Executive Andrew Carter to explore why Britain’s cities are underperforming economically, compared to their global counterparts, and what key elements would help our nation’s cities prosper.

“Our urban areas really determine the prosperity of Britain overall. Lots of places are unfulfilled potential.”

Discover four things that Europe’s best performing cities have going for them, and what we can learn from cities like Munich, Stockholm and Madrid.