Aug 022011
 
The myth of a baby-boom-led housing crisis

This is the 2nd of a 2-part attack on some myths about the baby boom and the impact of baby boomers: Part 1: The myth of the UK baby-boom Part 2: This article: The myth of a baby-boom-led housing crisis Once again, I am using David Willetts’ book “The Pinch: how the baby boomers took their children’s future – and why they should give it back“. In “The myth of the UK baby-boom” I quoted from David Willetts’ book and showed that he didn’t understand the true nature of the UK’s baby-booms. David Willetts isn’t the only person promoting these myths; . . . . . . . . . . [Read complete post]