This is the third in a three-part series on how to boost our economy after Coronavirus.
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Three million of them are unlikely to pitch up here, but government must plan for all eventualities – and support for its plan wouldn’t survive a mass influx.
Phillipa Stroud: Coronavirus has hit those in poverty hardest. The Government must support employment, fast.
The next step is for a commission to be established that can develop solutions to the current inequalities we have seen.
Ben Roback: When masks become memes: The partisan political climate has hurt America’s fight against coronavirus
There is still time for the president to show leadership on this issue, but the window of opportunity is narrowing.
“We will act in future to ensure we protect the health of the entire country…We are the builders, they are the blockers.”
In that sense, his speech could easily have been given by a much more fitting figure for the Ditchley Foundation: Tony Blair.
I see my role as being that of an honest broker in a fluid situation. I’m determined not to put information out because I want to be first with the news.
Never underestimate the power of Labour. Its message of helping the underdog and the poor is enduring, still popular and extremely potent.
His view is backed by evidence about how the brain forms the neural networks that embody learning – as well as the example of our best schools.
A national effort led by the Government is required to clear the backlog of operations and treatments. We can do this.
“But I believe it is also the job of government to create the conditions for free market enterprise.”
The Coronavirus pandemic has taught us the importance of supply chain security, whether for PPE or critical minerals.
Anand Menon: Our latest research finds that the Conservatives are divided on economics, but united on culture.
The Tories have an interest in a focus on values. Reports suggest that some in Downing Street are encouraging Johnson to launch a ‘war on woke’.
“Take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.”
The big picture is that Johnson is dashing for growth. We devoutly hope it works but the precedents aren’t promising.
Caroline Nokes: Spare a thought for women. Male ministers have forgotten we exist in their lockdown easing plans.
While barbers, beers and football are deemed priorities for reopening, female-dominated businesses, like nail salons, have been left in limbo.