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Will Damian Green's exit from the cabinet affect the Tories?

Professor Wyn Grant, Dept. of Politics & International Studies comments on the departure of Damian Green, Theresa May's deputy, and how it could affect her party.


UK Industrial Strategy should focus on people and places: Professor Nigel Driffield

Responding to the announcement that the UK Government will publish an Industrial Strategy White Paper later today, Professor Nigel Driffield from Warwick Business School comments on the importance of focusing on removing barriers to growth in the UK's regions.

Mon 27 November 2017, 10:49 | Tags: WBS, University of Warwick, industry, Brexit, Expert comment, Britain

Will the Budget stamp duty cut really help first time buyers?

Following yesterday's Budget announcement of a stamp duty cut for first time buyers Professor Ben Lockwood analyses whether the change will really benefit buyers and help alleviate the housing crisis.


Brexit 'divorce' bill: other issues need to be resolved first - Dr Pierre Purseigle

The UK government is reportedly prepared to double the 'divorce' bill it pays the EU in order to leave. Dr Pierre Purseigle, expert on European politics and Brexit, comments on the story.

Tue 21 November 2017, 10:34 | Tags: Politics, Brexit, Expert comment, International, EU, Economics and Finance

May offers "reassurance" but EU nationals still feel unwelcome: Dr Lucy Hatton

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has vowed in a Facebook post to make it as easy as possible for EU nationals to remain in the UK.

Dr Lucy Hatton, an expert in democracy and legitimacy in the European Union, outlines her view on the story.


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