We should seek the closest possible relationship with the EU and an open trade policy. Firms need confidence to invest.
Posts Tagged: Protectionism
Churchill saw a century ago that the existing party machines will always prove the stronger, and UKIP and the SDP have confirmed this.
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.
Individually, migrants can come to embody these values better than many on the Left who were born here. But the evidence suggests that this takes time.
Doing so would be a concrete and welcome improvement to the lives of millions of people.
This is because in order to maximise opportunities, we must have control over our tariff schedules and our domestic regulation.
Henry Newman: Hammond should stick to the Conservative position on the Customs Union – and stop freelancing
We would remain bound by the EU’s protectionist tariff structure, and have our trade agreements determined by institutions on which we were not represented.
Hammering out a “Son of CAP” has its challenges, but they are more technical than political – and can be resolved.