A call for a locally-focused approach, integrated with conventional economic development

Posted Posted in Democracy, Devolution, Economics, Economy, Employment, Globalisation, Import substitution, Local economies, Planning, Procurement, Regional economies

In a letter to the Observer, George Morran, who has a wealth of experience in local government, wrote: the case for a new approach to manufacturing (Observer, Business Sunday 29th December) needs to be taken further. The Observer article issued ‘a big challenge, but one that must be met’: “Britain must look beyond London, put faith in manufacturing and redress […]