Britain’s Economy Is About to ‘Level Down’

Tackling regional inequality has been a priority for Boris Johnson — but the pandemic may put an end to his ambitions.

Jonathan Bell
Jul 21, 2020 · 5 min read
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During the UK’s 2019 General Election, Boris Johnson first laid out his plan to ‘level up’ the country — and since then, talk of ‘leveling up’ Britain has become a flagship policy for the Prime…