"...undoubtedly the most influential think tank in modern British history." – Andrew Marr
A discussion of the impact and legacy of the seminal 1981 Budget.
Self-funding infrastructure and the free market case for a Land Tax
Richard Teather sets out the enormous benefits that flow from tax competition.
As the government appears ready to go nuclear, Colin Robinson and Eileen Marshall urge caution
Is contemporary Sweden really the most successful society the world has ever known?
Has the Green Movement really won the climate change argument? Energy shortages will influence us more than climate catastrophe (or the Greens), argues Richard D North
A new estimate of Britain's public sector pensions burden
Professor John Hibbs examines the dangers of re-regulating the bus industry.
In the 11th IEA Discussion Paper, Philip Booth asks whether world leaders at the Edinburgh G8 meeting were focusing on the right issues
Tim Congdon argues that property and share price booms are caused by loose monetary policy
In the 19th IEA Current Controversies paper David Franklin examines the decline of responsible Britain
The Reader's Digest condensed version of 'The Road to Serfdom'. Now includes 'The Intellectuals and Socialism'
A unique title that applies the latest economic thinking to the problem of crime
Alan Budd examines sterling's ERM exit in the light of the UK's economic performance since 1992. There are also commentaries from Derek Scott, Tim Congdon and Samuel Brittan. The book can be purchased or a pdf can be downloaded below the summary
In the 10th IEA Discussion paper, Philip Booth discusses the economics of the trade justice movement's proposals from a Christian perpsective
In the 9th IEA Discussion Paper, Jennifer Anne Carlson analyses the myths and realities of private fire protection
A guide to what the adoption of the proposed European Constitution will really entail
This book provides an analysis of the current problems of pension provision in the UK and a radical plan for reform.