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Lord Stewart Wood

Lord Stewart Wood is a Labour peer and former adviser to Gordon Brown and Ed Miliband. He now teaches at Oxford University.

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Revisiting globalisation

Lord Stewart Wood

“I hear people say we have to stop and debate globalisation. You might as well debate whether autumn should follow summer. They’re not debating it in China and India. They are seizing its possibilities, in a way that will transform their lives and ours.” Tony Blair, Labour Party Conference Speech, Brighton 2005.   Accepting the…


The Great Rebalancing

Lord Stewart Wood

It is a truism to observe that the state of the economy is the dominant issue in British politics. At one level this debate is about the immediate questions of how to restore growth and jobs, manage the debt and deficit, and start to halt the slide in living standards. But beneath this debate lies…