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23/09/2014

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Persistent fiddling with rules and policies isn't doing planners any favours, says Adam Sheppard

The coalition identified regulation management as a priority and intended to simplify the complexity in the system. But from the perspective of development management a paradox has emerged. The more the government tries to simplify decision-making and facilitate development, the more complex the system becomes. This is evident 
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