Academics urge fiscal devolution

By Martin Ford | 17 March 2020

Experts have told MPs that financial powers must form part of the Government’s devolution plans.

Academics giving evidence to the Housing, Communities and Local Government committee yesterday agreed that the UK should follow other countries’ example and decentralise the majority of councils’ income.

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