Blog: April 2016

Posted: 29 April, 2016 - 11:49

The OECD’s report on the economic impact of Brexit is probably the most comprehensive and analytically rigorous produced so far (NIESR's own contribution to this debate will be published on May 10).

Dr Heather Rolfe

Posted: 27 April, 2016 - 10:26

A large section of the public would like to see significant restrictions on free movement whatever the result of the EU referendum. Employers have a particular interest in the outcome and have joined the debate but there has been little independent assessment of their position on the issue. Our research, out today, aimed to help fill this gap through research with employers in three sectors – food and drink, hospitality and construction.

Posted: 19 April, 2016 - 16:08

The Treasury analysis of the economic impacts of Brexit, published yesterday, has already been extensively examined.