Brexit Beckons: Thinking ahead by leading economists

Richard Baldwin 01 August 2016

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Contents

Introduction
Richard E. Baldwin

Brexit: The vote and the voters

1 Brexit and globalisation
Diane Coyle

2 Brexit realism: What economists know about costs and voter motives
David Miles

3 Lousy experts: Looking back at the ex ante estimates of the costs of Brexit
Nauro F. Campos

4 This backlash has been a long time coming
Kevin H. O’Rourke

Trade policy and the City

5 The UK’s new trade priorities
Angus Armstrong

6 UK-EU relations after Brexit: What is best for the UK economy?
Swati Dhingra and Thomas Sampson

7 The Ten Commandments of an independent UK trade policy
Simon J. Evenett

8 Negotiating Britain’s new trade policy
Jim Rollo and L Alan Winters

9 Brexit: Lessons from history
Nicholas Crafts

10 Brexit – what happens to banking?
Patricia Jackson

11 The implications of Brexit for the City
Michael McMahon

Labour issues

12 Immigration – the way forward
Jonathan Portes

13 Brexit and wage inequality
Brian Bell and Stephen Machin

14 Brexit and labour markets
Barbara Petrongolo

Scotland and Northern Ireland

15 Brexit – a view from north of the border
Ian Wooton

16 Ireland and Brexit
John FitzGerald and Patrick Honohan

Issues for the EU

17 A month after the Brexit vote: More turmoil to come
Thorsten Beck

18 The EU must adapt to survive
Charles Wyplosz

19 How to prevent Brexit from damaging the EU
Paul De Grauwe

20 Science after Brexit
Paul Nightingale

 

Professor of International Economics at The Graduate Institute, Geneva; Founder & Editor-in-Chief of VoxEU.org; exPresident of CEPR

Events

  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey

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