Shanker Singham talks to BBC Radio 4 Today

Prior to the launch of his latest paper, Plan A+: Creating a prosperous post-Brexit UK, Shanker Singham talks to BBC Radio 4's Today programme. Shanker, and his co-author Radomir Tylecote, argue that Brexit has so far been approached from the wrong end of the telescope. Rather than being treated as a localised European event, Brexit ... Continue reading

Julian Jessop comments in Sky News

On the back of Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell's proposal to expand ownership, Chief Economist Julian Jessop offers his thoughts on Sky News. Mr McDonnell's plan demands that firms listed in the UK who employ over 250 people create inclusive ownership funds. Julian commented: "If it costs nothing to boost workers incomes by £500 in this ... Continue reading

Mark Littlewood writes for The Times

Mark Littlewood today writes in The Times about the interconnected nature of striking trade deals. Mark compares the diverse negotiations necessary to playing seven-dimensional chess, where each move on one board must be weighed against its impact on another. His column notes Shanker Singham and Radomir Tylecote's new paper, Plan A+: Creating a prosperous post-Brexit ... Continue reading
Shanker Singham and Radomir Tylecote's new report, Plan A+: Creating a prosperous post-Brexit UK, features today in City AM. Plan A+ puts forward a comprehensive, alternative framework for future trade relationships between the United Kingdom and the European Union, and, just as importantly, with the rest of the world. Read Plan A+ here, and the full ... Continue reading
Shanker Singham and Radomir Tylecote's new report, Plan A+: Creating a prosperous post-Brexit UK, features today in The Daily Mail. Plan A+ puts forward a comprehensive, alternative framework for future trade relationships between the United Kingdom and the European Union, and, just as importantly, with the rest of the world. Read Plan A+ here, and the ... Continue reading
Shanker Singham and Radomir Tylecote's new report, Plan A+: Creating a prosperous post-Brexit UK, features today in The Sun. Plan A+ puts forward a comprehensive, alternative framework for future trade relationships between the United Kingdom and the European Union, and, just as importantly, with the rest of the world. Read Plan A+ here, and the full ... Continue reading
Shanker Singham and Radomir Tylecote's new report, Plan A+: Creating a prosperous post-Brexit UK, features today in The Times. Plan A+ puts forward a comprehensive, alternative framework for future trade relationships between the United Kingdom and the European Union, and, just as importantly, with the rest of the world. Read Plan A+ here, and the full ... Continue reading
Shanker Singham and Radomir Tylecote's new report, Plan A+: Creating a prosperous post-Brexit UK, features today in The Telegraph. Plan A+ is a comprehensive, alternative framework for the future trade relationships between the UK and the EU, and, just as importantly, with the rest of the World. Read the report here, and the full Telegraph ... Continue reading

Madeline Grant writes for The Telegraph

Madeline Grant writes for The Telegraph on the over-zealous focus among UK policy-makers on rail. Madeline questions why a declining means of transport, that accounts for just 7 per cent of total passenger miles, receives so much investment. Instead, the UK should embrace the car revolution and invest in roads. 'Steam engines may have had ... Continue reading
Economic Theory

Kate Andrews writes for CityAM

In her weekly column, Kate Andrews extols the consumer benefit of price wars. This comes in the wake of Tesco's launch of Jack's, a low-cost competitor to Aldi and Lidl. The entrance into the market of a new competitor, and the downward impact on prices it will cause, provides a strong justification of the virtues ... Continue reading