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The economic future of British cities


  • Henry Overman


Henry Overman surveys the evidence on potentially effective responses to the recession and longer-term structural change.

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  • Henry Overman, 2013. "The economic future of British cities," CentrePiece - The Magazine for Economic Performance 389, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE.
  • Handle: RePEc:cep:cepcnp:389

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