Chapter 2. A Policy for its Time

  1. Colin Jones1 and
  2. Alan Murie2

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470759646.ch2

The Right to Buy: Analysis & Evaluation of a Housing Policy

The Right to Buy: Analysis & Evaluation of a Housing Policy

How to Cite

Jones, C. and Murie, A. (2006) A Policy for its Time, in The Right to Buy: Analysis & Evaluation of a Housing Policy, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470759646.ch2

Author Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Estate Management, School of the Built Environment, Heriot-Watt University

  2. 2

    Professor of Urban and Regional Studies, Centre for Urban and Regional Studies, University of Birmingham

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 29 MAR 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405131971

Online ISBN: 9780470759646

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Keywords:

  • policy;
  • conservative government;
  • agenda;
  • public sector;
  • economics

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The origins and development of council housing

  • Towards privatisation of council housing

  • Conclusions