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A Lasting Legacy

A Lasting Legacy

The Work Foundation, in association with Oxford Economic and supported by DCMS
01 April 2010

This report, produced by The Work Foundation, in association with Oxford Economics and supported by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), reviews how the Olympics might contribute to London's future in a more knowledge intensive economy. The Olympics creates a specific opportunity for London's future competitiveness. The experience of previous host cities suggests that the Olympics have the potential to create a lasting legacy for physical infrastructure, economic outcomes, social outcomes and sustainability. But how can we ensure that London fully exploits the opportunities created in the recovery and to 2030?

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