Keep the state out of football
Professor Len Shackleton writes for CapX
Mark Littlewood writes for The Times
Mark cited new research by the IEA, ‘Red Card: Why English Football doesn’t need an independent regulator‘ which says a regulator could reduce competition and damage smaller clubs. Read the paper here.
Mark warned that if the government adopt the proposals, “A golden era of English football, which has stretched over the past quarter of a century, would risk drawing to a close.”
Read the full article here.