Will 2018 be the year of combobulation?
The past two years were defined by huge political and economic shocks. But 2018 will tell us much more about their actual implications and consequences
Some words exist only through their negatives. To dissemble is to conceal or disguise your true feelings. You never ‘semble’ and tell people exactly what you think, except maybe at Christmas parties after too many sherries.
You can be discommoded, ie, have inconvenience caused to you, but ‘commoding’ someone is probably not something you’d bring up on your first Tinder date.
To be discombobulated is to be confused. You...
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Private rental sector remains strong despite Covid-19
Demand continues to outstrip supply in both residential and PRS markets, while developers adapt new build designs to take the pandemic into account
How the programme for government will shape housing
Several strategic changes offer an opportunity for positive reform of planning and development
Comment: US must defuse Covid-19’s ticking time bomb of debt
The United States cannot defeat the pandemic like a military foe but it can learn from looking back at its post-war economic recovery