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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

Under control

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

Shareholders, not politicians, should decide on takeovers

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

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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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By Marianne Schneider-Petsinger

If a new trade policy framework can be developed, Trump’s presidency could offer a chance to move the debate forward…

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By Various Authors

The issue of trade has returned to the frontline of British policy making and politics for the first time in…

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