Nanny State vs Consumer Choice | #ThinkTent23

As paternalism continues to subsume personal choice, is it time to roll back the frontiers of the nanny state?

In this video, IEA Head of Lifestyle Economics Christopher Snowdon chaired a discussion on encroachment by the nanny state. This panel was held at the Think Tent at Conservative Party Conference in 2023.


Christopher Snowdon, Head of Lifestyle Economics, Institute of Economic Affairs (Chair)

Philip Davies MP

Annabel Denham, Deputy Comment Editor, The Daily Telegraph

Dr Khurram Jowiya, Fiscal and Regulatory Affairs Manager, JTI UK

Emma McClarkin, Chief Executive, British Beer and Pub Association