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The Progressive Policy Think Tank
Topic: Economy

A Wealth of Difference: Reforming the taxation of wealth

The UK is a wealthy nation but that wealth is very unevenly distributed. This has negative implications for both economic prosperity and justice. These issues are set to become more important as...

09/10/2018
Publication Report Economy Commission on Economic Justice IPPR

The Digital Commonwealth: From private enclosure to collective benefit

Digital technology is delivering a huge range of benefits to businesses, citizens and wider society. Platforms – online applications that intermediate between the provider of a service and its users...

07/09/2018
Publication Report Economy Commission on Economic Justice IPPR

Unfair and in need of reform: Public attitudes to the UK economy

The IPPR Commission on Economic Justice argues that the economy does not work well for most people. IPPR wanted to understand the degree to which this was felt by the UK population, and how perceptio...

05/09/2018
Publication Briefing Economy Commission on Economic Justice IPPR

What does the Commission on Economic Justice mean for Scotland?

The IPPR Commission on Economic Justice was established in autumn 2016 in the wake of the UK’s vote to leave the European Union. This briefing outlines some of the potential implications for Scotland...

05/09/2018
Publication Briefing Economy Commission on Economic Justice Scotland IPPR Scotland

On Borrowed Time: Finance and the UK's current account deficit

The UK’s longstanding current account deficit indicates that the UK economy has a fundamental problem of international competitiveness. While in the past we have been able to support this through...

10/07/2018
Publication Report Economy Commission on Economic Justice London World politics IPPR