Durham County Council (DCC), in collaboration with the County Durham Economic Partnership (CDEP) has prepared an evidence base relating to place-based economic issues.
The full evidence base can be found below.
This report provides a detailed understanding of how the County's economy relates to that of neighbouring areas and gives profiles for areas with distinct economic characteristics within the County.
This report gives a broad analysis of the impacts of transport and telecommunications on the County's economy.
The Impacts of Climate Change on Quality of Place
This report broadly investigates issues relating to climate change. Whereas the CDEA Business Portfolio analyses opportunities relating to 'green industries', this analysis focuses on the impacts of climate change on places within the County.
This report broadly identifies economic assets of regional or national importance and outlines related economic issues.
Retail and Town Centres
This report assesses shopping and leisure patterns within the County and the needs of key town centres.
Employment Land Review
This report will be published here soon.