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Olympic Britain

Published Thursday, July 26, 2012

Olympic Britain tells the story of the profound economic and social change in the UK since the two previous London Olympics, in 1908 and 1948, using statistics and expert analysis. The book can also be browsed using the Parliament website at www.parliament.uk/business/publications/research/olympic-britain/

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Olympic Britain tells the story of the profound economic and social change in the UK since the two previous London Olympics, in 1908 and 1948, using statistics and expert analysis. The book can also be browsed using the Parliament website at www.parliament.uk/business/publications/research/olympic-britain/

Commons Briefing papers RP12-38

Authors: Gavin Thompson; Oliver Hawkins; Aliyah Dar; Mark Taylor

Topics: Agriculture, Armed forces, Crime, Crown, Economic situation, Employment, Housing, Incomes and poverty, Leisure, Parliament, Population, Sports and Olympic Games

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