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Enterprise zones: right diagnosis, wrong treatment?

Overman, Henry G. ORCID: 0000-0002-3525-7629 (2011) Enterprise zones: right diagnosis, wrong treatment? Spatial Economics Research Centre Blog (23 Mar 2011). Website.

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As was widely expected, the budget announced the creation of 21 Enterprise Zones. The location of specific zones will be a matter for Local Enterprise Partnerships, but we are told that the Government wants the zones to support real growth opportunities, not remedy local dereliction. It is hard to reconcile this objective with the available evidence.

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Divisions: Geography & Environment
Spatial Economics Research Centre
Centre for Economic Performance
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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
J Political Science > JS Local government Municipal government
Date Deposited: 30 Jun 2017 09:30
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2023 23:32

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