How to build Green and Responsible Conservatism in next week’s budget – and more widely

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Bright Blue Associate Fellow Ben Caldecott wrote for ConservativeHome ahead of the budget. Here's an excerpt:

At the recent General Election, the Conservative Party promised to govern with a ‘long-term economic plan’ and made this a clear point of difference between itself and Labour. A majority Conservative Government must now work to incentivise long-termism throughout the economy – as endemic short-termism in the private and public sectors is a drag on economic growth, destroys our environment, and results in missed economic opportunities.

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