Local economic development in post-war Britain processes, policies and their evaluation by Ivan Turok

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Once New Labour came to power inthey sought a third way between the new right agenda of Thatcherism with its attempts to reduce the role of the local state and foster a free market and the left’s attempts to take more control over the local economy in the interest of workers.

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To begin with, we will assess the state of Britain in both at home and abroad as it faced the challenges of post-war reconstruction. Already, during the war, important innovations, such as the Beveridge Report of and the Education Act ofsignalled the desire for reform and change across many sections of the British public.

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By subscribing, you may also receive occasional special emails related to economic, workforce or cultural development news. A key outcome in this change in approach has been the adoption of formal written economic development policies, which strategically outline the cities approach to economic development.1 While this article primarily focuses on cities – due to their importance within regional, national, and global economies – it is acknowledged that.

Planning was fostered by a period of constant economic and physical growth. The economic recession of the s and s was compelled to transform the nature of urban planning.

This shift was especially marked in the UK, when the strong capitalist economy shifted following the great recession. Britain lost its core economic motive: manufacturers.Post-War Britain: A Political History (Penguin History) by Sked, Alan, Cook, Chris and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Economic and social development, as a public sector term, is the process by which the economic well-being and quality of life of a nation, region or local community are improved according to targeted goals and objectives.

The term has been used frequently in the 20th and 21st centuries, but the concept has existed in the West for centuries.

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