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London needs open workspaces for creativity and growth

Roberts, Carys (2016) London needs open workspaces for creativity and growth. British Politics and Policy at LSE (06 Apr 2016). Website.

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This week, permitted development rights (PDR) – which allow the fast-tracked conversion of office space to residential use – will come permanently into force, having been temporarily in place since 2013. In areas of London with excess office space and a limited supply of housing, this will help policymakers meet the enormous challenge of supplying enough homes, alongside efforts to enrich the city’s economy and labour market. Yet the changes, while helping one goal, may diminish the other, explains Carys Roberts.

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Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
Date Deposited: 28 Mar 2017 11:10
Last Modified: 06 Nov 2021 00:21

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