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Prices and profits after the pandemic

This report from UK think tank IPPR argues that surging profits by some companies could be a

Why choose Britain?

This report from UK think tank the Centre for Policy Studies looks at the mood of the

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This report from UK think tank Green Alliance looks at speeding up the switch to sustainable aviation

Extending credit

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By James Sproule

Central and Eastern Europe is at a cross roads; the choices made over the next few years are going to…

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By Scott Corfe; Nicole Gicheva

This SMF report presents new estimates of industry concentration in consumer markets, exploring the extent to which markets are dominated…

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By Mathew Lawrence; Laurie Laybourn-Langton

Digital technology is delivering a huge range of benefits to businesses, citizens and wider society. Platforms – online applications that…

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By Joe Cowen; Mark Morrin

‘Coming Home to Roost: The Poultry Meat Industry after Brexit’ identifies the main economic, societal and environmental risks to the…

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By Professor Len Shackleton

The National Minimum/Living Wage system has become too complicated, making unintentional non-compliance a problem, and is in danger of becoming…

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By Meia Nouwens; Helena Legarda

This report from the UK think tank IISS examines the internationalisation of China’s private security companies. Chinese private security companies…

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By Peter Kenway; Issy Petrie; Adam Tinson

This report examines in-work poverty in the county of Gwynedd in Wales. The report was commissioned by the council to…

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By Scott Corfe

This report explores issues of concentration and competition in consumer markets, and the role that policymakers can play in driving…

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By Daniel Tomlinson; Adam Corlett

Worries about the state of modern capitalism abound from politicians across the political spectrum. This should be no surprise, with…

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By Kathleen Henehan; Helena Rose

Over the past two decades ethnic minority groups have made substantial gains in relation to education and employment. The share…

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