The economy and jobs

We are living through a moment of profound economic crisis, in part shaped by Covid – but in part the result of a hard Brexit. Livelihoods, pay and conditions are all at risk.

Four reasons we should talk about the UK government’s ‘levelling down agenda’

Manufacturing’s Brexit travails will undermine the ‘levelling up’ agenda

VIDEO: What is Keir Starmer’s Brexit? And what should it be? A debrief from Luke Cooper

Looking back on 2021 as the ‘year of hard Brexit’: four things we’ve learnt

Could stronger EU employment rights lead to a ‘level playing field’ dispute with the UK?

What US-EU deals on steel and technology tell us about Brexit and the changing security structures of monopoly capitalism

Is the supply chain crisis about to get worse? Government will finally introduce EU import controls in January

150,000 new homes at risk of lacking certification in 2023 as pointless regulatory duplication hits capacity constraints

Dodgy statistics and bad politics: four problems with the Anne-Marie Trevelyan speech on international trade

‘Tell Boris to back off!’ Borders Communities protest to defend Northern Ireland Protocol