Wed, 28 Oct 2009
A policy paper on the Liberal Democrat domestic responses to globalisation.
Globalisation has brought enormous benefits to the UK, but we also recognise its challenges: from an unbalanced economy over-reliant on particular industries, for example, or to regions suffering from foreign competition, or to communities facing a sudden influx of migrant labour. Unless government develops effective solutions to these challenges, many people may come to see globalisation as a threat, rather than the opportunity that it should be – particularly in the midst of a major recession.
The below policy paper therefore sets out the Liberal Democrat response to the impact of globalisation on the British economy and society.
Our key proposals are:
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