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Welfare Reform on the Web (July 2009): Social housing - UK

The relationship between social housing provision and the UK economy

A. Sampson and D. Orr

Caritas, Mar. 2009, p. 10-11

The authors argue that investment of about 1bn of public money in social housing would boost the UK economy, save thousands of jobs, deliver desperately needed new homes, and reduce the chances of unsustainable house price inflation.

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