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Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism

This report from UK think tank EPICENTER looks at the adoption of a Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism

Conflicting estimates of the benefits of freer trade with the United States

This report from UK think tank Civitas looks at the different estimates from the European Commission vs

Reforming the World Trade Organization

This report from UK think tank Chatham House looks at the prospects for transatlantic cooperation and the

A ripper deal: The case for free trade and movement between Australia and the United Kingdom

This report from UK think tank Adam Smith Institute looks at free trade and movement between Australia

Trade and regulation after Brexit

This report from UK think tank the Institute for Government looks at why the UK government needs

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By Various Authors

This paper is intended to serve several related purposes. First, it is to persuade policymakers and the public in both…

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By Shanker Singham

The primary objective of a UK fisheries policy should be to balance the goals of ensuring a viable future for…

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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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The consensus view is that this post-Brexit flash crash has damaged Britain’s economy. However, some economists suggest an overly strong…

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By Sophie Gaston

Since the UK’s vote to leave the European Union, there has been vocal support for a UK-Australia FTA, which could…

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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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