Tax and Fiscal Policy

The resurrection of old-fashioned Keynesian ideas may prove very difficult to reverse

Emily Carver writes for Conservative Home

One trend that has accelerated since the pandemic is the belief that government has the answer to all our problems, is responsible for protecting us from every conceivable risk – even the inevitability of our own mortality, writes the IEA’s Head of Media Emily Carver.

In a column for for Conservative Home, Emily argues that the resurrection of old-fashioned Keynesian ideas, which may have been appropriate in the short-term, may prove very difficult to reverse. With four years until the next election, restoring the conservative principles of personal responsibility and a small state should be the priority.

Read the full article here.