Nor will the eventual separation from the EU see a sudden break. Rather, this will be a gradual and partial divergence.
Posts Tagged: Regulation
Britain could flourish under the minimalist WTO-type settlement that seems to be his bottom line. But it is not the optimal outcome, and threatens a significant downside.
Christopher Howarth: The European Union (Withdrawal) Bill is necessary – and ultimately uncontroversial
But don’t expect that to stop the commentariat, or the Opposition, trying to manufacture some kind of row, even if only for show.
The final article in the author’s five-piece series on how Britain must prepare for March 31 2019 – and has less than 600 days to get it right.
We have allowed our enemies to infiltrate almost every power centre that matters and delegitimise our very existence.
Marcus Fysh: Keep the transition simple, and focus Brexit negotiators’ efforts on the eventual, permanent deal
Deep and ongoing customs co-operation between the EU and UK is achievable, without limiting the opportunities for other trade deals.
Julian Knight: We can help make the case for capitalism by empowering consumers and customers. Here’s how.
We must show people how markets can make life better for ordinary families by broadening choice, spurring innovation, and driving down prices.
With a limited number of exceptions such as Euratom, we need to take back control of regulation from continent-wide agencies with which we are a poor fit.
Rather than price caps and nationalisations, there is a chance to help consumers with tax cuts and regulatory reform.
Labour’s handouts must be exposed as a self-defeating deception – as must the danger of what happens when “there is no money left”.
Allie Renison: Government must listen to business when preparing for the possibility of a no-deal Brexit
The absence of a comprehensive agreement would not be apocalyptic, but it would involve many complexities.
Ryan Bourne: May has chosen to occupy the centre, rather than try to shift it. This bodes badly for Britain, Brexit – and the economy.
The basic principles of limited government, economic and civil liberties, freedom and equality under the law are almost entirely absent from her programme.
Regulation without representation would exacerbate the very lack of control that drove voters to choose Leave in the first place. It’s no solution at all.
Alex Morton: Will this election deliver the Joe Chamberlain-style conservatism that May really wants?
In her belief in “the good that government can do”, she is quite unique in terms of UK political post-war history.
It is incumbent on all of us who have participated in the EU debate, on both sides, to confess to some sins and omissions.