Andrew RT Davies MS – After years of failure, it’s time for a new economic path for Wales What have Labour done for Wales’s poorest communities over their 22 years in power? Let’s be honest, not a lot. Before the pandemic, Wales had the slowest growing economy in the UK. ... Read More Richard Suchorzewski – I call on all the people of Wales to put Country before party In recent months there has been a whisper in the Welsh wind. If you close your eyes you can almost hear it now – “abolish, abolish, abolish.” That's how these political articles are supposed to... Read More Promoting a Better and More Competitive Tax System in Wales This report endorses fiscal responsibility, equitable and simple tax structures, and economic growth in Wales. Ultimately, it promotes the pursuit of a fairer and low tax economy, and as a... Read More Our response to the 2021 UK Budget At the Centre for Welsh Studies (CWS) we commend the UK Government’s extension of Coronavirus-related support for the Welsh economy and bold proposals around levelling up Wales, while also being... Read More Andrew RT Davies: Wales’ place is at the heart of the Union Article written by Andrew RT Davies - Leader of the Welsh Conservatives: In recent months we’ve heard a lot about the constitution and a lot about the future of the Union. It won't come as a... Read More The Centre for Welsh Studies is Wales’ first free market think tank. Our aim is simple: we want a freer, more prosperous Wales.