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September 26, 2021 at 8:00 AM

Back with a bang

Back with a bang TALKING POINT, WITH VICTORIA HEWSON A BRITISH INNOVATION PRINCIPLE NEW DIRECTION BACK WITH A BANG THINK TENT 2021 iN THE MEDIA IEA DIGITAL YOU'RE INVITED Regulatory reform is high on the government’s agenda at…
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September 19, 2021 at 8:00 AM

A jolly good fellow

A jolly good fellow TALKING POINT, WITH SAM COLLINS 30 IDEAS FOR 2030 A JOLLY GOOD FELLOW iN THE MEDIA IN CASE YOU MISSED IT YOU'RE INVITED WE'RE HIRING! One of the advantages of our gradual return to normality has been engagi…
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September 12, 2021 at 8:00 AM

Taxing times

Taxing times TALKING POINT, WITH MARK LITTLEWOOD WE HAVE A WINNER! SOCIAL CARELESS? iN THE MEDIA NEW FRONTIERS YOU'RE INVITED WE'RE HIRING! Although Covid is still with us, it’s been great to get back to something approaching …
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September 5, 2021 at 7:59 AM

Mind the (generation) gap

Mind the (generation) gap TALKING POINT, WITH PROFESSOR LEN SHACKLETON MIND THE (GENERATION) GAP RADIO TIMES iN THE MEDIA CELEBRATING BRIAN WE'RE HIRING! My children were back at school this week. It was great to see things ba…
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August 29, 2021 at 7:59 AM

Electric switch?

Electric switch? TALKING POINT, WITH GLYNN BRAILSFORD FREEDOM WEEK iN THE MEDIA IN CASE YOU MISSED IT YOU'RE INVITED I’m increasingly tempted to get an electric car.  Not on environmental grounds, particularly. I just like th…
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August 22, 2021 at 7:59 AM

Cheers to old friends

Cheers to old friends TALKING POINT, WITH ANNABEL DENHAM CHEERS TO OLD FRIENDS iN THE MEDIA THE LIFE OF BRIAN (MICKLETHWAIT) WE'RE HIRING! YOU'RE INVITED The nation’s attention has been almost entirely devoted towards the unfo…
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August 15, 2021 at 8:00 AM

Olympic spirit

Olympic spirit TALKING POINT, WITH JULIAN JESSOP MIND THE GAP LIBRARY OF LIBERALISM iN THE MEDIA WE'RE HIRING! YOU'RE INVITED One of the highlights of my summer is the opportunity to engage with the students participating in t…
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August 8, 2021 at 8:00 AM

Wizards of Oz?

Wizards of Oz? TALKING POINT, WITH DR KRISTIAN NIEMIETZ WIZARDS OF OZ iN THE MEDIA DOWN WITH THE DICTATORSHIP WE'RE HIRING! YOU'RE INVITED Imagine a parallel universe in which the NHS had never been created. What would healthc…
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August 1, 2021 at 8:00 AM

The price is right

The price is right TALKING POINT, WITH JAMES FORDER IEA IN TRANSLATION iN THE MEDIA WE'RE HIRING! IN CASE YOU MISSED IT YOU'RE INVITED I’m new here, so I shall ignore what seems to be the convention of describing an adventure …
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July 25, 2021 at 8:00 AM

Breaking (good) news

Breaking (good) news TALKING POINT, WITH GLYNN BRAILSFORD BREAKING DOWN BARRIERS NOT SO FREE-DOM DAY iN THE MEDIA IN CASE YOU MISSED IT CALLING ALL STUDENTS YOU'RE INVITED BREAKING (GOOD) NEWS  It’s not every day you get to te…
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July 18, 2021 at 8:00 AM

Having your say

Having your say TALKING POINT, WITH PROFESSOR LEN SHACKLETON HAVING YOUR SAY RECIPE FOR DISASTER iN THE MEDIA IN CASE YOU MISSED IT CALLING ALL STUDENTS YOU'RE INVITED When I was growing up, the restrictions on free speech whi…
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July 14, 2021 at 12:29 PM

Live with Littlewood – Mike Graham, Tim Montgomerie and many more

Live with Littlewood – Mike Graham, Tim Montgomerie and many more LIVE AT 6PM TONIGHT WATCH HERE *JOIN US AT 6PM TONIGHT FOR THE SEASON FINALE* ON THE PANEL... Dr Steve Davies, Head of Education, IEA Dominic Frisby, Comedian and Columnist, MoneyWe…
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July 11, 2021 at 8:26 AM

Left turn ahead?

Left turn ahead? TALKING POINT, WITH DR KRISTIAN NIEMIETZ LEFT TURN AHEAD? IMPORTING IS GREAT iN THE MEDIA IN CASE YOU MISSED IT CALLING ALL STUDENTS YOU'RE INVITED Over the past couple of years, the stereotype of the "woke so…
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July 7, 2021 at 12:29 PM

Live with Littlewood – Tom Slater, Patrick Christys and many more

Live with Littlewood – Tom Slater, Patrick Christys and many more LIVE AT 6PM TONIGHT WATCH HERE ON THE PANEL... Patrick Christys, Presenter, talkRADIO  William Clouston, Leader, Social Democrat Party Dr Jan Macvarish, Education and Events Director…
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July 4, 2021 at 8:00 AM

Can we save the British boozer?

Can we save the British boozer? TALKING POINT, WITH CHRISTOPHER SNOWDON INTRODUCING DR JAMES FORDER iN THE MEDIA NEW PODCAST SCHEDULE IN CASE YOU MISSED IT REMEMBERING SIR RONALD HALSTEAD CALLING ALL STUDENTS YOU'RE INVITED Wi…
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June 30, 2021 at 12:29 PM

Live with Littlewood: Is freedom coming home?

Live with Littlewood: Is freedom coming home? LIVE AT 6PM TONIGHT WATCH HERE WE'LL BE ASKING... The kids aren't alright: Is it time to stop the self-isolation "madness"? Mind the gap: How do we bridge the inter-generational divide? The path to victo…
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June 27, 2021 at 8:00 AM

The path forward

The path forward TALKING POINT, WITH VICTORIA HEWSON THE NEW TRADE ROUTE THE PATH FORWARD iN THE MEDIA IN CASE YOU MISSED IT CALLING ALL STUDENTS YOU'RE INVITED This week we have been reflecting on the fifth anniversary of the…
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June 23, 2021 at 12:29 PM

LWL Brexit Special: Steve Baker MP, Matthew Elliott, Douglas Carswell and many more

LWL Brexit Special: Steve Baker MP, Matthew Elliott, Douglas Carswell and many more LIVE AT 6PM TONIGHT WATCH HERE ON THE 5TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BREXIT REFERENDUM, WE'LL BE ASKING... Fragile freedoms: Was "taking back control" code for permanent exp…
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June 20, 2021 at 8:00 AM

Do nannies know best?

Do nannies know best? TALKING POINT, WITH ANNABEL DENHAM BOUNCE BACK BRITAIN? iN THE MEDIA IN CASE YOU MISSED IT CALLING ALL STUDENTS YOU'RE INVITED A growing concern among classical liberals is that freedom has been downgrade…
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June 16, 2021 at 11:30 AM

Rhodes block

Rhodes block Thousands of people read our weekend newsletter. In case you missed it, here's a recap of our most recent edition, and details of this week's episode of Live with Littlewood... TALKING POINT, WITH MARK LITTLEWOOD RHODES BLOCK iN THE MEDIA C…
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June 13, 2021 at 8:00 AM

Rhodes block

Rhodes block TALKING POINT, WITH MARK LITTLEWOOD RHODES BLOCK iN THE MEDIA CALLING ALL STUDENTS IN CASE YOU MISSED IT YOU'RE INVITED I had hoped to be writing to you today on the eve of the announcement that the vast bulk of o…
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June 11, 2021 at 2:07 PM

Last chance to register for tomorrow's THINK conference!

Last chance to register for tomorrow's THINK conference! TOMORROW 10-4PM GET YOUR FREE TICKET HERE   Now in its seventh year, THINK 2021 is your chance to hear from some of the most prominent and thought-provoking economists from all over the world.…
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June 9, 2021 at 11:59 AM

Live with Littlewood: From lockdown to economic meltdown?

Live with Littlewood: From lockdown to economic meltdown? LIVE AT 6PM TONIGHT WATCH HERE WE'LL BE DISCUSSING... From lockdown to economic meltdown – just how damaging could a delay be? Bangers and clash – could the sausage fight trigger a trade war?…
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June 6, 2021 at 8:00 AM

Ad break

Ad break TALKING POINT, WITH LEN SHACKLETON AD BREAK iN THE MEDIA CALLING ALL STUDENTS IN CASE YOU MISSED IT YOU'RE INVITED The IEA is busier than ever, publishing new research, writing articles, hosting YouTube videos, podcast…
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June 2, 2021 at 12:29 PM

Live with Littlewood – with Mike Graham, Suzanne Moore and many more

Live with Littlewood – with Mike Graham, Suzanne Moore and many more LIVE AT 6PM TONIGHT WATCH HERE WE'LL BE DISCUSSING... Fearing freedom: Should the roadmap be delayed? Bouncing back: Are we set for a glorious economic recovery? Playing catch-up:…
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May 30, 2021 at 7:59 AM

Grounds for debate

Grounds for debate TALKING POINT, WITH DR STEVE DAVIES GROUNDS FOR DEBATE iN THE MEDIA THINK 2021 CALLING ALL STUDENTS IN CASE YOU MISSED IT YOU'RE INVITED There has been a lot of concern about free speech and open discussion l…
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May 26, 2021 at 10:59 AM

Live with Littlewood: Freddy Gray, Joanna Williams and many more

Live with Littlewood: Freddy Gray, Joanna Williams and many more LIVE AT 6PM TONIGHT WATCH HERE WE'LL BE DISCUSSING... Tax pact: Do we need a global clampdown on multinationals? Our lips are sealed: Are threats to free speech on campus overstated? …
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May 23, 2021 at 8:00 AM

Off the tracks

Off the tracks TALKING POINT, WITH ALEXANDER HAMMOND OFF THE TRACKS iN THE MEDIA IEA PATREON THINK 2021 IN CASE YOU MISSED IT YOU'RE INVITED This week, after months of preparation, we launched the Initiative for African Trade a…
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May 16, 2021 at 8:00 AM

March of the nanny state

March of the nanny state TALKING POINT, WITH CHRISTOPHER SNOWDON MARCH OF THE NANNY STATE iN THE MEDIA IEA PATREON THINK 2021 IN CASE YOU MISSED IT YOU'RE INVITED This week saw the publication of the latest edition of the Nanny…
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May 12, 2021 at 11:29 AM

Live with Littlewood – Calvin Robinson, Zoe Strimpel and many more

Live with Littlewood – Calvin Robinson, Zoe Strimpel and many more LIVE AT 6PM TONIGHT WATCH HERE WE'LL BE DISCUSSING... The Great Divide: Are voters changing their colours on both sides of the Pond? Level-Headed: Is the government's plan to rebala…
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May 9, 2021 at 8:00 AM

More harm than good?

More harm than good? TALKING POINT, WITH VICTORIA HEWSON MORE THAN HARM GOOD IEA PATREON MARKETS AND MORALITY iN THE MEDIA THINK 2021 IN CASE YOU MISSED IT YOU'RE INVITED Among all of the 'levelling up' and 'building back bett…
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May 5, 2021 at 11:29 AM

New look Live with Littlewood – Tonight – 6pm

New look Live with Littlewood – Tonight – 6pm LIVE AT 6PM TONIGHT WATCH HERE WE'LL BE DISCUSSING... Six trillion dollar man: Does the US economy need Biden's stimulus plan? Spend spend spend: Are we all Keynesians now? Lockdown hangover: Should we …
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May 2, 2021 at 8:00 AM

Challenging expectations

Challenging expectations TALKING POINT, WITH ADAM BARTHA AN INTRODUCTION TO DEMOCRACY CHALLENGING EXPECTATIONS iN THE MEDIA THINK 2021 IN CASE YOU MISSED IT YOU'RE INVITED It is a human trait to take good things for granted – …
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April 25, 2021 at 8:00 AM

Eastern promise

Eastern promise TALKING POINT, WITH SYED KAMALL EASTERN PROMISE OWN GOAL FREE MARKET FORUM FREEDOM TALKS THINK 2021 YOU'RE INVITED Boris Johnson will be disappointed that a rise in Covid cases in India has forced him to postp…
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April 21, 2021 at 10:59 AM

Live with Littlewood: Iain Martin, Kate Andrews and many more

Live with Littlewood: Iain Martin, Kate Andrews and many more LIVE AT 6PM TONIGHT WATCH HERE with Kate Andrews, Iain Martin, Professor Len Shackleton, Benedict Spence, Tom Whipple and your host, Mark Littlewood On tonight's show, we'll be discussing…
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April 18, 2021 at 7:59 AM

Road to recovery

Road to recovery TALKING POINT, WITH DR STEVE DAVIES ROAD TO RECOVERY iN THE MEDIA THINK 2021 IN CASE YOU MISSED IT DORIAN FISHER MEMORIAL PRIZE YOU'RE INVITED As the first signs of spring and summer get stronger so the hope …
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April 14, 2021 at 12:04 PM

Live with Littlewood – Mark Harper MP, Tim Stanley, Kevin O'Sullivan and more

Live with Littlewood – Mark Harper MP, Tim Stanley, Kevin O'Sullivan and more LIVE AT 6PM TONIGHT WATCH HERE with Mark Harper MP, Julian Jessop, Kevin O'Sullivan, Allie Renison, Tim Stanley and your host, Mark Littlewood AT 6PM Lockdown-lite: Call t…
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April 11, 2021 at 7:59 AM

Sifting the practical from the fashionable

Sifting the practical from the fashionable TALKING POINT, WITH MARK LITTLEWOOD WIT AND WISDOM iN THE MEDIA THINK 2021 IN CASE YOU MISSED IT DORIAN FISHER MEMORIAL PRIZE YOU'RE INVITED As of tomorrow, we will get some of our f…
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April 7, 2021 at 10:59 AM

Live with Littlewood – Brendan O'Neill, Suzanne Evans and many more

Live with Littlewood – Brendan O'Neill, Suzanne Evans and many more LIVE AT 6PM TONIGHT WATCH HERE with Robert Colvile, Suzanne Evans, Syed Kamall, Brendan O'Neill, Emma Webb and your host, Mark Littlewood AT 6PM Papers please: Are vaccine passports…
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April 4, 2021 at 7:59 AM

Unfit for purpose?

Unfit for purpose? TALKING POINT, WITH VICTORIA HEWSON FAT LOT OF GOOD? iN THE MEDIA CARTOON CONTROVERSY IN CASE YOU MISSED IT YOU'RE INVITED This week my latest report in the series 'Who regulates the regulators?' was publishe…
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March 31, 2021 at 10:59 AM

Live with Littlewood: Claire Fox, Alex Deane & many more

Live with Littlewood: Claire Fox, Alex Deane & many more LIVE AT 6PM TONIGHT WATCH HERE with Alex Deane, Claire Fox, Victoria Hewson, Daniel Lacalle, Joanna Williams and your host, Mark Littlewood AT 6PM Striking accord: Is the post-Covid global…
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March 28, 2021 at 8:00 AM

One year on

One year on TALKING POINT, BY MARC GLENDENING ONE YEAR ON JAB PASS IN CASE YOU MISSED IT CALLING ALL STUDENTS YOU'RE INVITED Paul Embery’s book Despised: Why the Modern Left Loathes the Working Class is essential reading for an…
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March 21, 2021 at 9:00 AM

Up in smoke

Up in smoke TALKING POINT, BY PROFESSOR SYED KAMALL UP IN SMOKE iN THE MEDIA CRITICAL THOUGHT THE SWIFT HALF YOU'RE INVITED This week the government published its snappily titled 'Global Britain in a Competitive Age, the Integ…
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March 17, 2021 at 11:27 AM

Live with Littlewood – Kate Andrews, Steve Baker MP and many more

Live with Littlewood – Kate Andrews, Steve Baker MP and many more LIVE AT 6PM WATCH HERE with Kate Andrews, Steve Baker MP, Dominic Frisby, Calvin Robinson and your host, Mark Littlewood WE'LL BE ASKING... * TH…
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March 14, 2021 at 8:59 AM

A Safer Bet

A Safer Bet TALKING POINT, BY CHRISTOPHER SNOWDON A SAFER BET SCOTTISH ENLIGHTENMENT? UNION SHOWDOWN WE'RE HIRING YOU'RE INVITED The government is currently running a public consultation to find out how to make Britain’s gambl…
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February 24, 2021 at 12:14 PM

Live with Littlewood – TONIGHT – 6pm

Live with Littlewood – TONIGHT – 6pm 6PM TONIGHT WATCH HERE with Martin Daubney, Sian Griffiths,  Dan Hodges, Len Shackleton, Christopher Snowdon and your host Mark Littlewood JOIN US AT 6PM FOR A JAM-PACKED 60 …
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February 21, 2021 at 8:59 AM

Bouncing back

Bouncing back TALKING POINT, BY GLYNN BRAILSFORD iN THE MEDIA BOUNCING BACK AN INSTANT HIT! IN CASE YOU MISSED IT YOU'RE INVITED Last week, encouragingly ahead of time, I had my first dose of the Pfizer vaccine – and it had a …
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February 17, 2021 at 12:29 PM

6pm Tonight – Live with Littlewood – with Mike Graham, John Rentoul & Dehenna Davison MP

6pm Tonight – Live with Littlewood – with Mike Graham, John Rentoul & Dehenna Davison MP 6PM TONIGHT WATCH HERE with Dehenna Davison MP, Mike Graham, Dr Kristian Niemietz, John Rentoul and your host Mark Littlewood …
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February 14, 2021 at 9:00 AM

"Coronfirmation bias"

"Coronfirmation bias" TALKING POINT, BY DR KRISTIAN NIEMIETZ iN THE MEDIA VIRAL MYTHS NOT ON THE HIGH STREET? IN CASE YOU MISSED IT YOU'RE INVITED On Tuesday, the IEA published my report Viral Myths: Why we risk learning the wr…
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February 7, 2021 at 8:59 AM

History of Economics

History of Economics TALKING POINT, BY ANGELA HARBUTT iN THE MEDIA OVER-REACH IN CASE YOU MISSED IT YOU'RE INVITED It seems 2021 has continued where 2020 left off, with a Covid-era cocktail of disappointments and surprises.. an…