Alex Sobel

Alex Sobel is MP for Leeds North West

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The next industrial revolution

Alex Sobel

Green, high-quality jobs are vital for the future After the historic and unexpected general election result we must reflect on what brought us success and where we can improve to deliver a Labour majority at the next election. The result came as a shock to many within the media and polling industries. However, to those…


Predistribution is a necessary but insufficient tool

Alex Sobel

The ‘predistribution’ of income is the latest economic policy tool that Ed Miliband has found to try and own the future of how we create a more equal society. The guiding economic tool of the Labour party since its inception has been redistribution of income and wealth using transfer payments via the state from higher…