Michael Hopkins & Partners and MacCormac Jamieson Prichard are the practices with the greatest number of projects included in AJ Specification, the AJ's unique collection of the most inspiring modern buildings.
Both have six. Next comes Bennetts Associates with five. Foster and Partners, Nicholas Grimshaw, Patel Taylor, Michael Wilford and Wilkinson Eyre each have four. AJ Specification is packed with high-quality photographs, drawings and perceptive criticism. Visit it at www. ajspecification. com lThe UN's International Labour Organisation has revealed that it expects 24 million jobs to be lost globally by the end of 2002.
Some 700,000 job cuts have already been announced worldwide since the summer.
lAccording to the Nationwide Building Society, house prices fell by 0.5 per cent in October. However, prices are still 13 per cent higher than in October 2000.