Discussion paper publications

Iain Mansfield
9 Apr 2014

The winner of the IEA Brexit Prize

Christopher Snowdon
5 Feb 2014

New IEA research calls on government to do more to end state-funded political activism

Gabriel H. Sahlgren
8 Jan 2014

Government reforms to state pension age must go further and faster

Kristian Niemietz
16 Dec 2013

Airport expansion must be wrestled from government’s hands, argues new report

Colin Robinson
11 Dec 2013

Government must step back from energy markets to lower prices

David Starkie
25 Nov 2013

New report argues that ‘economy class’ carriages would cost around 20% less than the standard class fare

Keith Boyfield
10 Oct 2013

Palm oil production could be key in solving rising food costs

Tim Congdon CBE, Joanna Davies, Haroon Fatih, Dr Andrew Lilico, Robert Sierra, Peter Warburton and Trevor Williams
10 Sep 2013

Leading economists warn 1% growth could become the UK’s new norm

Gabriel Sahlgren
16 May 2013

New research finds retirement has a detrimental impact on both mental and physical health over time

Christopher Snowdon
6 Mar 2013

European Commission spending millions on pro-EU lobby groups

Sushil Mohan, Sangeeta Khorana and Homagni Choudhury
13 Nov 2012

Trade expert Sushil Mohan, in a paper published by the IEA, argues that non-tariff barriers are an important impediment to trade for less developed countries and need to be brought to the forefront of the trade debate.

Christopher Snowdon
22 Oct 2012

IEA discussion paper shows the Treasury is losing as much as £1.2 billion every year to the illegal alcohol industry.

Christopher Snowdon
11 Sep 2012

A new IEA publication explores the case for deregulating the gambling market

Nima Sanandaji
27 Aug 2012

New IEA paper demonstrates that Swedish success is a result of the free market and not the welfare state

Steven Horwitz
25 Jul 2012

The causes of the Great Recession lie in misguided government policy, not in the underlying workings of the market.

Christopher Snowdon
11 Jun 2012

It's time for a radical overhaul of state-funded charities

Kristian Niemietz
10 Apr 2012

Government’s timid reform will not solve chronic housing affordability problems

Sean Rickard
28 Feb 2012

Reforming the controversial policy

Kyn Aizlewood and Richard Wellings
19 Jul 2011

Challenging the economic case for this white elephant