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Is red tape a reason to quit the EU? Hardly

Djankov, Simeon (2016) Is red tape a reason to quit the EU? Hardly. LSE Brexit (08 Jul 2016). Website.

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Business leaders – notably James Dyson and the CEO of JCB – have cited the scale of EU regulation as a reason to leave, and voters have been persuaded. Yet some of this criticism is unjustified, writes Simeon Djankov. Indeed, the UK was instrumental in setting up the European Commission’s Regulatory Scrutiny Board, whose purpose is to clamp down on unnecessary red tape.

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Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s)
Divisions: Financial Markets Group
Subjects: J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
K Law > K Law (General)
Sets: Research centres and groups > Financial Markets Group (FMG)
Collections > LSE Brexit
Date Deposited: 07 Apr 2017 14:18
Last Modified: 11 Aug 2021 23:21

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