Written evidence - Heart of London Business Alliance (PTC0025)

 

 

Reason for submitting evidence

 

The changing nature of employment

 

How will the pandemic change the nature of employment? And what will be the long-term impact of this change on towns and cities?

 

Our respondents reported that he following issues have affected businesses in London:

How might this increase, or decrease, inequalities within towns and cities?

 

How might this increase, or decrease, inequalities between towns and cities?

 

 

What action is needed from the UK Government, town and cities leaders, and others to mitigate the risk of any change in the nature of employment and how could the UK Government, town and cities leaders, and others use their response to the pandemic to reduce inequalities in employment?

 

The following actions are needed for both businesses located in London and those based in towns and cities across the UK:

Public transport

 

What is the long-term impact of the pandemic likely to be on public transport in towns and cities?

 

 

What action is needed from the UK Government, town and cities leaders, and others to mitigate the risk of any increasing inequalities and how could the UK Government, town and cities leaders, and others use their response to the pandemic to reduce inequalities in public transport?

 

Summary

 

Summary points - Body of evidence answering qs.

 

Employment

Public transport

Solutions

 

Below are the key learnings from London as a case study:

 

Employment

Public transport

6 July 2021