Annabel Denham discusses Boris Johnson’s ‘high wage economy’ plan on C4 News
Mark Littlewood writes for The Telegraph
Annabel Denham appears on Channel 4 News
The government believes that by preventing the import of cheap labour through immigration to fill labour shortages in sectors such as HGV drivers and hospitality jobs, British employers will be forced to increase wages for British workers to fill positions. Annabel argued this was nonsense as higher wages would be reflected in higher prices for consumers, risking inflationary pressures.
Watch the highlights of the interview here.