Trade, Development, and Immigration
The UK joining the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) is a seismically important geostrategic event. While commentators … Continue reading “The UK joining CPTPP is a seismic moment for the global trading system”
Trade, Development, and Immigration

IEA report sets out proposals for agriculture, post-Brexit

The UK’s withdrawal from the European Union and Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) provides an opportunity to develop a more productive … Continue reading “UK farming industry can prosper unshackled from the Common Agricultural Policy”
Government and Institutions

IEA releases extensive report on the importance of regulatory autonomy

An extensive new IEA report released today sets out an alternative roadmap to the Brexit White Paper that will deliver … Continue reading “IEA sets out alternative Brexit White Paper that could boost GDP by more than 7 per cent in 15 years”
Trade, Development, and Immigration

ITCU Advisory Council comes to the UK

The Advisory Council members of the recently launched IEA International Trade and Competition Unit will be in London and available … Continue reading “Sir Lockwood Smith & IEA Trade Unit Advisory Council available for interview next week”
Trade, Development, and Immigration

IEA releases report ahead of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting

Today, ahead of the meeting of Commonwealth Heads of Government, the Institute of Economic Affairs is calling for Commonwealth countries … Continue reading “Commonwealth countries must work together to remove barriers to economic growth”
Trade, Development, and Immigration

IEA announces new International Trade and Competition Unit

The Institute of Economic Affairs, the UK’s leading free-market think tank, today announces the launch of its new International Trade … Continue reading “Shanker Singham to head up new Trade Unit at Institute of Economic Affairs”
These are turbulent times for international trade, with global supply chain issues and rising geopolitical tensions offering seismic challenges. How … Continue reading “”

UK must initiate negotiations with the EU as soon as possible

The timing and sequencing of trade negotiations is a subject that does not command much attention from commentators.  Yet, many … Continue reading “The Freezing of the Unfrozen Moment: The Importance of Timing and Sequencing in Trade Negotiations”