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Nasty, brutish and (possibly) short(-lived): Putting the UK recovery in context

Spencer, David (2013) Nasty, brutish and (possibly) short(-lived): Putting the UK recovery in context. British Politics and Policy at LSE (17 Dec 2013). Website.

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Talk of recovery has a hollow ring while many millions of people are suffering real hardships in their lives, writes David Spencer. But as we approach 2014 it is important to keep alive the idea that things can be different. The positive counter-narrative is that somehow the existing consumption-led, debt-fuelled growth model in the UK can be challenged and an alternative put in its place. Different policy choices can and must be made.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2013 The Author(s) CC BY-NC-ND 3.0; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Sets: Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Date Deposited: 11 May 2017 08:59
Last Modified: 30 May 2020 23:27

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