In the eighth of our economic freedom essays, Dominic Raab — former Brexit Secretary — talks about securing a new economic future for our country. His three-point plan includes a focus on free-trade deals, tax cuts to help people on low incomes, and boosting competition.
In the seventh of our economic freedom essays, John Myers — Co-Founder of YIMBY Alliance and London YIMBY — addresses the topic of property. He contends that we could boost wages and growth and get a freer, fairer country, if only we fixed the planning system to enable far more homes in the right places.
In the second of our economic freedom essays, Shanker Singham — Director of the IEA’s International Trade and Competition Unit — addresses the topic of free trade. He contends that the UK should strike new agreements with the innovative economies of the world, while eliminating anti-competitive barriers and distortions at home.
Rebecca Lowe, Director of FREER, writes about access to experimental medicine, and the big questions that remain about a patient’s lack of ability to take responsibility for their own risk. This is the fourth in a set of pieces on social freedoms, by different writers, that FREER is publishing throughout April 2019.
Victoria Hewson, Senior Counsel to the IEA’s International Trade and Competition Unit, writes for FREER about the sustained attack on our freedom to provide and use digital services. This is the third in a set of pieces on social freedoms, by different writers, that FREER will be publishing throughout April 2019.