Liberalising the economy will boost employment


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Julian Jessop writes for City AM

In the Media

Professor Len Shackleton quoted in The Telegraph

Professor Len Shackleton writes for CapX

Worker wishlists appeal to union activists, but they will almost certainly damage any chance of a recovery writes IEA Editorial and Research Fellow Professor Len Shackleton in CapX.

Drawing on some of the key themes from the new IEA/Civitas briefing paper, “Rebooting Britain,” Professor Shackleton says that if employment is to recover quickly, businesses must be free to make their own decisions. With unemployment rising, we should be reducing restrictions on hiring people, not added to them.

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