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Manufacturing decline and Britain’s ‘radically redundant’ industrial policy

Craig Berry

Industrial policy is being rediscovered, again, but the incompleteness of the policy-making environment means it will fail to halt the ongoing decline of manufacturing Gordon Brown in 2008. David Cameron in 2010.  And now Theresa May in 2016. Since the financial crisis, Britain has had three prime ministers, and each one has promised a manufacturing renaissance based on a more … Continue reading

9 November 2016 by
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Marquand tickets gone & Peston postponed

Tickets for ‘Professor David Marquand in Conversation’ on Thurs 22 November 2012 are now gone. If you have not yet requested a ticket but would like to come, you are welcome to turn up on the night and we will do our best to accommodate you. The second of our annual lecture series, by Robert Peston, BBC Business Editor will … Continue reading

25 October 2012 by
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