The Brexit inflection point

The pathway to prosperity

By Shanker Singham; Victoria Hewson; Dr Radomir Tylecote

Ahead of the proposed start of trade talks with the EU in December, the UK must adopt the right approach now if it is to remain an attractive trading partner after Brexit. This new report by our Special Trade Commission, The Brexit Inflection Point: The Pathway to Prosperity, argues that the window of opportunity is closing for Britain to adopt the independent trade policy it needs to remain competitive in March 2019 and beyond. It describes what is at stake: how the UK and the world will benefit from trade liberalisation, but conversely how failure to secure the right terms in the interim will leave the UK without the leverage needed to secure the right trade deals, placing it in a permanent rule-taking position, only halfway out of the EU.

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