As part of the Legatum Institute’s Business Forum
, the Rt. Hon. Greg Hands MP
, Chief Secretary to the Treasury, for an off-the-record discussion on the government’s role in creating a prosperous economy.
The conversation, which was moderated by Sian Hansen, Executive Director of the Legatum Institute, addressed the Treasury's immediate and longer-term priorities, including plans for public spending on infrastructure and the NHS. Mr Hands also shared his thoughts on why Britain should remain in the EU, and why we must continue to make the case for 'free markets'.