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The border audit

Despite the Windrush scandal the UK’s border is now far more “fit for purpose” than it was

Europe should keep Turkey close

EU-Turkey relations have deteriorated sharply in recent years. To prevent the relationship from souring further, the bloc

Global Britain in the Indo-Pacific

The weight of the global economy is going to Asia, it is going by sea – and

Non-tariff trade barriers to trade are damaging too

On average, the economic costs of non-tariff barriers (NTBs) now far exceed those of tariffs, which have

Growing protectionism after the financial crises

The weak global GDP growth since the financial crisis in 2007-2009 has coincided with unusually weak growth

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By David Goodhart

Despite the Windrush scandal the UK’s border is now far more “fit for purpose” than it was 10 years ago…

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By Luigi Scazzieri

EU-Turkey relations have deteriorated sharply in recent years. To prevent the relationship from souring further, the bloc should avoid ending…

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By John Hemmings

The weight of the global economy is going to Asia, it is going by sea – and the United Kingdom…

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By Julian Jessop

On average, the economic costs of non-tariff barriers (NTBs) now far exceed those of tariffs, which have generally been falling…

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By Fabian Wallen; Magnus Wiberg

The weak global GDP growth since the financial crisis in 2007-2009 has coincided with unusually weak growth in global trade.…

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By Victoria Hewson

The debate surrounding the United Kingdom leaving the European Union has focussed on negotiations between the parties. But there are…

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By Julian Jessop

The ongoing controversy over Melrose’s purchase of engineering company GKN illustrates many common misunderstandings about how free markets can work…

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By Joe Owen; Alex Stojanovic; Jill Rutter

Brexit means that, for the first time in 40 years, the UK will have to renegotiate its trade and economic…

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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…

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