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John Blundell
10 July 2013
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This week marks the 25th anniversary of the death of Sir Antony Fisher, founder of the Institute of Economic Affairs and the Atlas Economic Research Foundation. Antony Fisher was a very charming man...
John Blundell
9 April 2013
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There are so many popular myths about Lady Thatcher and the IEA it is hard to know where to start in unbundling them all. So let’s start with Lady T. herself. Her father Alf Roberts was a...
Philip Booth
24 March 2011
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The opening and closing remarks of George Osborne’s budget speech did not bode well. He talked about: “a budget for making things”; he wanted a budget that supported manufacturing...
IEA
26 October 2009
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The Institute of Economic Affairs has appointed Mark Littlewood as its next Director General. Littlewood, 37, takes on the role from 1st December 2009. Mark Littlewood said:  “This is an...