Archived publication for 2006 in IPA Review article
All sides of politics share a fear of governments held hostage to wealthy individuals or organisations that use donations to buy influence.
Whereas campaigning used to be largely confined, for most MPs, to the five or six weeks of the campaign, now it is a continuous process.
Economic planning is a term as archaic as phrases such as 'peoples' democracy' or 'proletarian justice'. Yet urban planning-and land planning generally-is flourishing and dominates the evolving structure of cities.