Bright Blue, the Institute of Economic Affairs, the Resolution Foundation and others give their views.
Posts Tagged: Adam Smith Institute
George Osborne ignored the well-justified caution which had kept minimum wage rises so modest, and the evidence that his ploy will harm employment growth.
It’s time to defend and promote the ideas that have helped to bring globalisation – and in turn brought more wealth, peace and opportunity to billions of people.
Current policies are unfair and anachronistic discrimination against fans of one sport, and push up the price of attending games.
All the expert reaction to business rates relief, the changing deficit forecasts, the sugar tax and more.
There are liberal-minded left-wingers on the right side of the fight for freedom, and patrician Tories on the wrong.
We have no good reason to believe that the state is any better at centrally planning a currency that it is at planning the economy.
Too far or not far enough? Welcome u-turn or misguided retreat? Westminster’s policy experts have their say.
Our panel of think tankers and columnists assess the challenge from the new Labour leader.
It was a political masterstroke – but already a backlash is growing on the question of whether it was good economics.
Was this a Robin Hood budget or a disaster? The experts have their say.
Sam Bowman claims that unless taxes are cut at the same rate as tax credits, the Government will end up disincentivising work.
For the first time this year, the money Britons earn will go into their pockets, not the taxman’s.
“We mustn’t lose sight of the fundamental goal of bringing spending under control,” says the TaxPayers’ Alliance.
My new Adam Smith Institute paper suggests that restricting immigration will harm the economy, and exacerbate the causes of falling social cohesion.