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Border controls – Ireland & Beyond

Border controls – Ireland & Beyond

Date: 1 November 2018
Time: 16:45

For the Irish government, it is critical that there will be no return to a hard border. This is not just a question of customs controls, and the economic costs created by processing delays and charges, it is also about the social impact on the communities that straddle the border, and the political symbolism it represents.  Is there a straight forward solution to these challenges? Our speaker believes so… 


Graham Gudgin

Centre for Business Research (CBR), University of Cambridge