In her first piece for the ERC, Jacque Mallender has co-authored this blog with health economists Trishal Boodhna and Calum Jones, consulting at McCann Health. It discusses how crises throughout history can offer governments, and other actors, the impetus for innovation and the adoption of new healthcare technologies with pace.
Chart of the Week: Week 22, 2016: Average House Prices
The Land Registry’s data for the first quarter of the year came out recently, showing a 6.5% year-on-year growth rate in nominal prices for England and Wales, while in London, the equivalent rate was 13.8%.
Chart of the Week: Week 5, 2016: Private Housing Rental Prices
At the end of last week, the Office for National Statistics released an experimental report on the growth in private housing rental prices.