Mathew Lawrence

Mathew Lawrence is Research Fellow at IPPR and tweets at @dantonshead.

Articles by this author

The status quo—of a planetary emergency and deep inequalities—is unsustainable and insupportable. (Photo: pxfuel, Creative Commons Zero—CC0) Views
Friday, February 14, 2020
Reimagining Democratic Public Ownership for the Twenty-first Century
As we enter the second decade of the new century, signs of crisis are all around us. Climate change, rising economic inequality, assaults on workers’ rights and wages, unchecked corporate power, financialization, entrenched racism, misogyny, and xenophobia, and emboldened neo-fascism and right-wing...
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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn making a keynote speech at The Landing in MediaCityUK in Salford on 2 September. (Photo: Danny Lawson/PA Wire/PA Images) Views
Tuesday, September 03, 2019
The Financial Times Is Right—Labour’s Ownership Funds Will Transfer Wealth and Power
The corporation is an extraordinary social institution. Endowed with a set of expansive legal privileges that enable it to structure external capital investment, produce profits and accumulate wealth, its productive capacity has created the world we live in. Yet in its current form the modern...
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