Lifestyle Economics

Nanny state to increase food prices during cost-of-living crisis

Christopher Snowdon quoted in The Mail

IEA Head of Lifestyle Economics Christopher Snowdon has been quoted in The Daily Mail criticising the government’s plans to press ahead with its buy one get one free ban.

Christopher said:

“The Government’s own impact assessment predicts that banning these deals will reduce calorie consumption by the equivalent of one grape a day.

“Repealing this policy at a time when food inflation is nearly 20 per cent has to be the biggest no-brainer in British politics today.”

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