The UK government and intervention

The UK government and intervention

Related Content   Should a government provide subsides and intervene in the economy? This is an area of focus and some controversy following the recent decision to provide a government subsidy to Nissan and intervention to aid the steel sector. One could be forgiven...
UK economic policy after a positive week

UK economic policy after a positive week

Related Content   This was a good news week for the City and for the UK’s levelling up agenda. Nissan’s announcement of a significant investment in Sunderland was an important moment. Not just in terms of the jobs it will safeguard and create, but also given the...
The poor whites that politics forgot

The poor whites that politics forgot

Related Content   If you were at school in Barnsley in the 1970s, you would have had a sense of sitting on top of one of the most important coalfields in Europe, and one that was helping to power your country. If you were a boy who was not academically gifted, you...