Why Britain voted for Brexit: the short and long answers
Examining the Brexit result and the economic costs from different perspectives.
Victoria Bateman lecturer and fellow in economics at Gonville and Caius College. She writes regular economic commentary for Bloomberg View and Capx, is a Fellow of the Legatum Institute, London, and is author of the book “Markets and Growth in Early Modern Europe” (2012). This is a shortened version of a speech delivered during Brexit Week, at Cambridge University, in conjunction with UK in a Changing Europe.