Promoting a Better and More Competitive Tax System in Wales

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 consequence, the consolidation of a free society. Liberal philosophy lies at...
Our response to the 2021 UK Budget

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 cautiously optimistic about its long-term impacts. Now more than ever, we...
Taxpayer Funded Charity Sector in Wales: Time for Reform?

Taxpayer Funded Charity Sector in Wales: Time for Reform?

In Wales, as with the rest of the United Kingdom, people turn to charities in their hour of need. Charities are traditionally seen as frontline-facing organisations that work with the most disadvantaged and exploited people on the planet to provide basic humanitarian...
We are hiring

We are hiring

Internship x2 (Comms and Research) (16 hours per week) The Centre for Welsh Studies was founded in early 2017, with the intention of changing the political landscape in Wales, after witnessing the disparity of views between those representing the people and the views...
4 Day Week Long Read

4 Day Week Long Read

Since Covid-19 struck and the UK went into lockdown, many have been discussing the ‘new normal’ and various campaign groups in Wales have begun pushing for a new raft of new policies to be implemented, such as Universal Basic Income and the four day working week....