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Emily Carver writes on lessons drawn from the irresponsible rent controls in Sweden

22 January 2020

Sadiq Khan’s proposals to introduce rent controls are unfounded. Emily Carver shows through the example of Sweden that this policy creates a gameable system with a huge black market.

Read the full article on Free Market Conservatives.

Sadiq Khan’s rent control proposals in CapX

22 January 2020

The example of Sweden shows that rent controls do not work. In Stockholm 670,000 people are currently waiting for housing out of a population of just 970,000. Sadiq Khan would be wrong to adopt them in London.

Read the full article on CapX.

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