Covid-19: Public prioritises environment over GDP
Less than a third of UK citizens would like the government to prioritise economic growth over the environment when responding to the coronavirus pandemic, a YouGov survey has revealed.The polling of more than 2,000 adults found six in 10 believe the UK should prioritise social and environmental outcomes. Just 31% favour economic growth, with 8% unsure. When asked to choose between
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