Modernising the United Kingdom: unleashing the power of the union, ideas for new leadership

Document type
Report
Author(s)
Airey, Jack; Elefteriu, Gabriel
Publisher
Policy Exchange
Date of publication
3 August 2019
Subject(s)
Social Policy, Legislation, Employment, Housing and Homelessness
Collection
Social welfare
Material type
Reports

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This report offers a series of policy recommendations to the UK government which emphasise the need to drive prosperity, build new homes, strengthen culture and support skills. The Policy Exhange believe that the current government should pursue a grand strategy to modernise the United Kingdom, drawing on the strength of the Union to stimulate local areas through an audacious programme of infrastructure investment and further devolution of powers.

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