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10 Mar 2021

The economics of populism

How does populism connect to economics? Is it underpinned by economics or culture?

For the third event in our Spotlight on Economics series, our panel discussed these questions and more.


  • Martin Sandbu, European Economics Commentator, Financial Times
  • Paula Surridge, Deputy Director, UK in a Changing Europe
  • Matt Goodwin, Director, Legatum Institute’s Centre for UK Prosperity
  • Chair: Anand Menon, Director, UK in a Changing Europe


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