Tax and Fiscal Policy

Keir Starmer speech “an extenstion of state intervention in the economy”

Mark Littlewood quoted in The Big Issue

Sir Keir Starmer delivered a key speech earlier this week outlining his plans for Britain if Labour were in power.  The speech called for  the state to play a more active role in the UK economy.

Mark Littlewood, Director General of the IEA, swiftly condemned Labour’s plans as “disappointing”. Littlewood argued: “A strong economic recovery will require the private sector to be freed from the ever higher burdens placed on them by Westminster”.

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