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The UK's housing crises


The UK is facing not one but two housing crises. The first is a short-term fall in prices and construction whcih is both driven by and driving the recession. The second and more profound is the overall shortage of housing and the problems of affordability that this generates.


Henry Overman

19 December 2012     Paper Number CEPCP382

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