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Why the government's levelling-up plans need a reality check

Overman, Henry G. ORCID: 0000-0002-3525-7629 (2023) Why the government's levelling-up plans need a reality check. British Politics and Policy at LSE (23 May 2023). Blog Entry.

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The government has made tackling the UK’s persistent spatial inequalities one of its top priorities, an objective which enjoys broad political consensus. Yet progress has been slow or absent, because of insufficient investment, an underestimation of the scale of the challenge, and a paucity of evidence. Henry Overman discusses these failings and how to remedy them.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2023 The Author(s)
Divisions: Geography & Environment
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
Date Deposited: 25 Mar 2024 15:45
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 10:54

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