Expert View

10 reasons not to fall back on WTO

by Roderick Abbott | 06.06.2017

Brexiters breezily envisage falling back on WTO rules if trade talks with EU fail. This is a dangerous fallacy. UK would pay a heavy price.

Brexit economists’ barrage of blather

by Sam Ashworth-Hayes | 28.04.2016

After the sustained kicking dealt to their economic case, a group of economists have released a report arguing - poorly - for Brexit.

Boris steels the show

by Sam Ashworth-Hayes | 04.04.2016

The Mayor of London summons up a host of fictitious EU constraints, then argues leaving would give us “more freedom” to save British steel.