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Building for the future: housing-related sectors and the Welsh economy

Munday, Maxim C. R., Pickernell, David and Roberts, Annette 2004. Building for the future: housing-related sectors and the Welsh economy. Local Economy 19 (3) , pp. 212-225. 10.1080/02690940410001692386

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Abstract

Since the establishment of the Welsh Assembly Government there has been more emphasis on indigenous enterprises in relation to economic development policy. However, the housing-related sector has received little attention. This paper1 presents the results of research that has investigated this sector and its significance to the local economy. Whilst acknowledging the considerable data-related difficulties in this exercise, analysis of housing and housing-related functions (including construction, finance, legal services, management of housing stock) showed that the sector accounted for around 4.5% of Welsh employment, and had considerable potential for assisting in the future development of the regional economy.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Business (Including Economics)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HJ Public Finance
H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
J Political Science > JS Local government Municipal government
T Technology > TH Building construction
Uncontrolled Keywords: Housing; financial services; economic development; Welsh economy
Publisher: Sage
ISSN: 0269-0942
Last Modified: 10 Jun 2019 21:27
URI: http://orca.cf.ac.uk/id/eprint/38771

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