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Watch: The final report of the IPPR Commission on Economic Justice

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Watch: Rachel Statham on BBC Scotland

IPPR Economic Analyst Rachel Statham on BBC Scotland election coverage talking about the big questions facing the Scottish economy ippr.org/scotland...

11/12/2019
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Watch: Closing the UK trade deficit

The UK has a trade deficit of £38bn. This isn't sustainable. IPPR Economic Analyst Rachel Statham says we need to foster cutting edge innovation in a wide range of sectors to put our economy on a...

04/12/2019
Video Economy Centre for Economic Justice IPPR

Watch: The economy we want

The UK economy isn't working, but it doesn't have to be this way. At IPPR we have a plan for a different kind of economy. Find out more ippr.org/cej The UK economy isn't working, but it...

18/11/2019
Video Economy Centre for Economic Justice IPPR

Watch: Industrial Strategy Explained

What is industrial strategy? It's about steering the economy in the way we want. IPPR's Henry Parkes explains how industrial strategy works and why a 'mission based approached' can achieve goals and...

08/11/2019
Video Economy Centre for Economic Justice IPPR

Watch: A Better Tax System

Fundamental reform of the income tax system is needed. We should tax all sources of income together and equally under a single tax schedule, with a gradually rising marginal tax rate as income rises...

03/10/2019
Video Economy Centre for Economic Justice IPPR

Watch: House Price Inflation Explained

Out-of-control mortgage lending has allowed existing landowners and homeowners to extract huge £££ from first-time buyers....

28/09/2019
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Watch: The Housing Crisis Explained

Mortgage debt has tripled since 1993. Research Fellow Jonathan Webb explains how our housing system ended up in the state it's in, and why we’ve got to stop treating housing like an asset and go back...

28/09/2019
Video Economy Housing & infrastructure Centre for Economic Justice IPPR

Watch: Land Market Explained

Want genuinely affordable homes? Then we’ve got to tackle to broken land market Land speculation is driving up prices and preventing affordable homes being built Luke Murphy sets out IPPR’s plan to...

28/09/2019
Video Economy Housing & infrastructure Centre for Economic Justice IPPR

Watch: Why We Pay Tax

The UK is one of the most unequal countries in the developed world, and income inequality could be set to worsen as capital and property ownership become more important sources of income generation....

28/09/2019
Video Economy Centre for Economic Justice IPPR

Watch: Productivity UK

Can automation fix the UK's stagnant productivity problem? Henry Parkes explains that new technology can boost the economy and raise people's wages....

28/09/2019
Video Economy Centre for Economic Justice IPPR