These figures will change substantially in the final version of the algorithm, especially because it will take into account green belt restrictions.
The Local Government Association points the finger at developers, but their interpretation of the evidence is misleading.
Local design codes could be simplified, but based on local tastes and preferences through consultation.
Friedman and Hayek’s beloved policy would help the poor, make work pay and fulfil the surplus target.
Scott Sumner, who delivered the annual Adam Smith Lecture this week, believes that central banks should move on from inflation targeting and on to total spending.