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A third runway at Heathrow will disproportionately benefit the super rich”

Senior Economist Stephen Devlin writes for the New Statesman


Senior Economist Stephen Devlin writes for the New Statesman about the deeply unfair expansion of Heathrow:

The real reason for expanding Heathrow is to cater for the huge expected increase in leisure flying, which will come from a small and relatively rich part of the population. At present it’s estimated that 70 per cent of flights are taken by 15 per cent of the population.”

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