William Keegan, senior economics commentator for The Observer cites research from The Red Book:
Housing was neglected by both the Thatcher/Major and the Blair/Brown governments.
In a new collection of essays, The Red Book, published by Searching Finance, Eoin Clarke notes that, so far from offering a 1930s-style route out of recession, "the number of net dwellings added to the UK housing stock is at a 10-year low. This shows that the problem has worsened under the current Tory government''.
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