Research & Publications

As part of our work to transform the West Yorkshire economy we carry out regular economic research and intelligence-gathering to ensure our strategies and investment decisions address the real needs of the region's economy.

Most recently published

  1. Growth Deal Evaluation Report

    The Growth Deal Evaluation Report provides an independent impact evaluation of the Growth Deal secured and delivered from April 2015 to March 2021. The report focusses on the £235.45 million of expenditure focussed on economic development and excludes the £280.55 million that the LEP and Combined Authority have invested in transport schemes as they are subject to a separate evaluation.The evaluation report determines the overall effectiveness, impact and value for money achieved of the non-transport elements of the Growth Deal.

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  2. Employment And Skills Framework

    Our Employment and Skills Framework sets out how we and our partners will work together to contribute to the vision of the Leeds City Region Strategic Economic Framework.

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