The IEA is the UK’s original free-market think-tank, founded in 1955. Its 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. Given the current economic challenges facing Britain and the wider global environment, it is more vital than ever that The IEA promotes the intellectual case for a free economy, low taxes, freedom in education, health and welfare and lower levels of regulation. The IEA also challenges people to think about the correct role of institutions, property rights and the rule of law in creating a society that fosters innovation, entrepreneurship and the efficient use of environmental resources.
Each week Inside Business sifts through the current landscape of corporate responsibility, keeping you up to date on the changes and proposed changes in legislation and those business soon to be or have been under investigation. Presenter Matthew Cook sifts through the corporate jargon to give you an idea of the current hurdles and pitfalls businesses large and small operate within.