Does the government’s plan to cut immigration add up?

Net migration to the UK hit a record high in 2022 – 745,000 more people arrived in the country than emigrated. After 13 years of promising to cut immigration, the government introduced yet another plan this week to reduce numbers. We look at what it would mean for the economy.

This podcast was brought to you thanks to the support of readers of The Times and The Sunday Times. Subscribe today: thetimes.co.uk/storiesofourtimes.

Guest: David Smith, Economics Editor, The Sunday Times.

Host: Luke Jones.

Email us: storiesofourtimes@thetimes.co.uk

Clips: Sky News.


Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.