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High rents are holding back the recovery

Jefferys, Peter (2012) High rents are holding back the recovery. British Politics and Policy at LSE (26 Sep 2012). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Peter Jefferys argues for building affordable social homes and reforming the private rented sector. He makes the case that lower rent is vital for economic recovery, stating, if average rents in England had risen at the rate of inflation since 2000, rather than well above, then renters would have an extra £8 billion per year of disposable income.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/
Additional Information: © 2012 The Author; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
Sets: Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Date Deposited: 13 Feb 2013 14:07
Last Modified: 20 Feb 2019 14:01
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/48626

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