The hit to the UK economy and the public finances from the pandemic and the persistent weakness of both investment and productivity have underlined the importance of finding policies that promote growth. Could engineering a substantial fall in the exchange rate be part of the solution?
In this latest piece, John Mills argues that the only way to secure a brighter economic future from Coronavirus is by creating the conditions for manufacturers to thrive and compete, just like we did in 1932.
The John Mills Institute for Prosperity has teamed up with Civitas to set out a clear plan on the UK's road to recovery after the Covid-19 crisis.
Watch: John Mills appears on the Labour Future Podcast to discuss the launch of the John Mills Institute for Prosperity's new report 'Manufacturing a Recovery from Coronavirus'.
In our first report into the economic impact of coronavirus - Manufacturing a Recovery from Coronavirus - we are calling for increased investment in UK manufacturing to prevent a sharp fall in living standards over the next 10 years.