Housebuilding offers a way to boost GDP

Jonas Crosland

Housebuilding offers a way to boost GDP

Eliminating the structural budget deficit in the UK is going to take more than a prolonged period of austerity. Most people agree on this, and attempts to balance the books will take something more like a decent boost to economic growth. Of course, everyone has their own ideas about how to stimulate growth, but none of the suggestions offer sure-fire solutions - and without exception they involve spending more money just when spending is under pressure.

To continue reading, register today

to enjoy limited access to the following:

  • Daily trading news
  • Funds coverage
  • Features on big investment themes
  • Comprehensive companies coverage
  • Economic analysis
Subscribe to Investors Chronicle

Related topics

Subscribe today

Full access for just £3.37 a week:

• Tips and recommendations - to beat the market 
• Portfolio clinic & Mr Bearbull - build a well-planned portfolio 
• Expert tools - track and manage investments effortlessly
• Plus free delivery to your home or office

Subscribe Now