He added: "We have suffered the insults for so long that it’s the proverbial water off a ducks back attitude that gets us through.
"The constant sneering that goes on about this city gives us a stoicism and determination to succeed.
"That is often overlooked by those would have nothing better to do than waste money on research from which a five-year-old could tell you the outcome.
"In five years time, no doubt, some professor nerd will come up with research that proves once and for all the Birmingham accent is the very reason why the city has been so successful in commerce and innovation." The research comes after a report from the Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission revealed recruiters favour certain accents over others, regardless of academic merit.
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