Director, Programmes & Practice
Rachel leads NEF’s work on transforming the economy from the bottom up, in communities and places. Her expertise includes community economic development, regional political economy, and how these two areas connect. Recent media appearances include Sky News discussing Devolution and recent publications include articles in the New Statesman, STIR Magazine, Red Pepper.
Cities and Towns: The 2017 General Election and the Social Divisions of Place
Towns and cities are divided. Here’s what to do about it.
Britain’s new mayors must deliver real prosperity
An important step for devolution, but big challenges lie ahead