Journalists who share leaks of official information should not face life imprisonment for doing their job
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Kevin Albertson is Professor of Economics at Manchester Metropolitan University with a background in statistics and political economics. He is co-author of five books, including the Haynes Guide ‘How to Run the Country’.
Kevin’s recent work considers the ways, means and implications of privatisation and marketisation in the public sector. His most recent paper “1979 and all that” is a conservative critique of the UK’s economic policies of the last four decades. It can be downloaded at https://academic.oup.com/cje/advance-article-abstract/doi/10.1093/cje/bez037/5550923
The material on which this blog is based was presented in at the recent Critical Political Economy Research Network (CPERN) stream of the August 2019 European Sociological Association Conference in Manchester.
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