"Airbus was always likely to be the inward investor international firm most susceptible to Brexit" - expert comment from Professor Nigel Driffield
"Airbus was always likely to be the inward investor international firm most susceptible to Brexit." Professor Nigel Driffield, Professor of International Business at Warwick Business School, explores the implications of a no-deal Brexit for the Airbus supply chain.
The UK government has restated its commitment to leaving the EU's custom union - ahead of a symbolic vote on the issue this week. Last Wednesday, the government suffered defeat on the EU Withdrawal Bill in the House of Lords on the issue of staying in a UK-EU customs union after Brexit. And MPs will get their own chance to debate the issue on Thursday. However Dr Kirill Pogorelskiy, Assistant Professor of Economics, comments that trade-offs are inevitable.
Theresa May has pledged to keep the UK "strong and united" after Brexit as she marks a year to go until the UK's departure from the European Union.
Dr. Andreas Kokkinis, Assistant Professor, Warwick Law School says there are still a lot of unresolved issues that will affect the UK.
It was reported today that the UK poltical consulting firm Cambridge Analytica is being investigated for alledgedly using the personal data of 50 million Facebook members to influence the US presidential election in 2016.
Professor Ian Robertson, a cyber security expert in University of Warwick's Department of Computer Science, comments.
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.