Nerissa Chesterfield writes for City AM

Nerissa Chesterfield, Communications Officer at the Institute of Economic Affairs has written for City AM in their debate column on provision of free childcare.

In the article Nerissa argues that subsidising childcare for non-working parents as well as working ones will not fix the problem of high childcare costs. Unshackling carers from onerous regulations and targeting public funds more directly to those most in need through the tax-credit system is the medicine the market needs to reduce costs, both for families and for British taxpayers.

Read the full article here.