Head of Economics and Social Policy
Warwick Lightfoot is Head of Economics and Social Policy at Policy Exchange. He is an economist, with specialist interests in monetary economics, labour markets, and public finance. He has served as Special Adviser to three Chancellors of the Exchequer, and a Secretary of State for Employment. Warwick was a treasury economist at the Royal Bank of Scotland, and has also been Economics Editor of The European. His many articles on economics and public policy have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times, The Times, The Sunday Times, the Daily Telegraph, the Sunday Telegraph, and in specialist journals ranging from the Times Literary Supplement and The Spectator, to the Investors Chronicle and Financial World. His books include Sorry We Have No Money — Britain’s Economic Problem.
RT @Nus_Ghani My new report with @Policy_Exchange on the Future of Maritime Post Brexit & Covid. With a step by step guide on how 🇬🇧 can lead on shipping security, to supporting seafarers with crew changes 👇🏽 thenationalnews.com/…
RT @Nus_Ghani Never forget 🇬🇧 is a global maritime nation. Huge opportunity for Government to build on our historic strengths and back our coastal communities & port towns - my @PolicyExchange report sets out the blueprint. Here’s how to get ahead & level up.👇🏽 policyexchange.org.u…
RT @DomWalsh13 NEW REPORT: The UK is one of the world’s leading maritime nations, but Govt must do more to support the sector. Crucial for levelling up, trade, technology, Net Zero. Latest from @Nus_Ghani, @benjaminbarnard, @WRNicolle and I @Policy_Exchange - thread👇 policyexchange.org.u…