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Planning reforms: serious debate needed

Overman, Henry G. ORCID: 0000-0002-3525-7629 (2011) Planning reforms: serious debate needed. Spatial Economics Research Centre Blog (31 Mar 2011). Website.

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The government growth review (launched alongside the budget last week) is calling for "radical changes to the planning system to support job creation by introducing a powerful presumption in favour of sustainable development; opening up more land for development, while retaining existing controls on greenbelt land; introducing new land auctions starting with public sector land; consulting on the liberalisation of use classes; and ensuring all planning applications and appeals will be processed in 12 months and major infrastructure projects will be fast-tracked"

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Divisions: Geography & Environment
Spatial Economics Research Centre
Centre for Economic Performance
What Works Centre
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Date Deposited: 30 Jun 2017 09:27
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 06:38

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