Labour's nationalisation agenda could cost the government £176bn, or £6,500 for every household, concludes research by the Centre for Policy Studies.Read More
The Chancellor's Autumn Budget was overshadowed by the GDP growth forecasts being revised down. Hammond did well to avoid a spending splurge but there was a disappointing lack of action of housing or productivity.
The General Election showed a huge inter-generational divide with Corbyn's Labour being more popular than the Conservatives up to age 49. How should the Conservatives respond?
Ahead of the London mayoral elections both Sadiq Khan and Zac Goldsmith have pledged to boost housing supply. However, it is likely that building over the next four years will fall far short of the 50,000 new homes needed annually in the Capital.
Andrew Tyrie MP, Chairman of the Treasury Select Committee, argues that despite the ‘anti-politics’ mood in the UK, the House of Commons is achieving notable success in reforming itself into a more effective institution.
Conservative plans for departmental spending cuts are only half those implied by the OBR
Andrew Tyrie MP urges the government to finally answer the West Lothian Question.
Michael Gove MP delivered the 2014 Keith Joseph Memorial Lecture.
Keith Boyfield and Inna Ali on why the planning system needs to be made simpler.
Tim Morgan argues that an ideological vision is essential if public support is to be secured for the major reforms needed for economic revival.
After 38 years in opposition, the Conservatives won a strong mandate for positive change in the Hammersmith and Fulham Council elections in May 2006.
Many people believe that the Conservative Party has never before held its annual conference in Birmingham
The charges against these defendants are brought in the name of the people of the United Kingdom
The Labour Government has, since 1997, made much of its “businessfriendly” credentials.
In the past few decades, environmental protection has increasingly become a justification for intervention by the state at all levels (local, regional, national, international). In nearly all cases, such intervention is not the most effective, efficient or equitable means of addressing environmental problems – and can even be counterproductive.