What is the Insitute of Economic Affairs?

The IEA is an educational charity and the UK’s original free market think tank, founded in 1955.

Our mission is to improve understanding of the fundamental institutions of a free society by analysing and expounding the role of markets in solving economic and social problems.

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Director of Public Policy and Communications at the Institute of Economic Affairs
Editorial Director and Head of Political Economy at the Institute of Economic Affairs. Views my own.
British writer/researcher. Author of Killjoys, Polemics, The Spirit Level Delusion, The Art of Suppression and Velvet Glove, Iron Fist. Head of lifestyle economics at the Institute of Economic Affairs.