Economics & Social Policy
Latest Economics & Social Policy Publications
This new commentary, written by Jonathan Dupont — Policy Exchange Economic and Social Policy Research Fellow — contends that ‘given the current stability of the economy, there is no need for dramatic policy interventions, and the Chancellor should be unafraid to deliver a steady-as-it-goes Autumn Statement’
This briefing note gives an overview of the current evidence on the impact of development spending in R&D, with a particular focus on life sciences — the jewel in the crown of the UK economy.
This new report examines how people aged under 25 interact with the welfare system, arguing that the higher risk of young people disengaging from the welfare system and their different attitudes to work means that the Government should intensify employment support for people aged 25 and under.
Latest Economics & Social Policy Blogs
Warwick Lightfood, Policy Exchange’s Head of Research and Social Policy, explains why ‘a budget should be a political vision with numbers attached to it’
Policy Exchange’s Chief Economic Adviser writes in the FT and the New Statesman, and speaks on BBC Radio 4’s The World Tonight
Jonathan Dupont — Policy Exchange Economic and Social Policy Research Fellow — argues that ‘the Autumn Statement should not seek to be one to be remembered’
Latest Economics & Social Policy News
Gerard Lyons took part in the debate ‘Brexit: what next for the City’ on the BBC World Service radio programme, ‘In the Balance’.
Writing in the Daily Telegraph, Policy Exchange’s Chief Economic Adviser points out the five issues to consider regarding Mark Carney’s continued presence as the Governor of the Bank of England
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