Mid-May update: Yes, there will be Northern Ireland trade barriers

This week Northern Ireland is back on the agenda, and the latest government decision signals a major u-turn – albeit one that experts have long predicted: there will be forms, checks, and barriers when trading between Northern Ireland and Britain. Ros Taylor and Roch Dunin-Wąsowicz (LSE) round up the week’s Brexit news.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/brexit/2020/05/15/mid-may-update-yes-there-will-be-northern-ireland-trade-barriers/