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Impact assessments of Brexit on the UK 'don't exist'

The government has not carried out any impact assessments of leaving the EU on the UK economy, Brexit Secretary David Davis has told MPs. “There’s no sort of systematic impact assessment,” Mr Davis told the Brexit committee. He said the government had produced a “sectoral analysis” of different industries but not a “forecast” of what would happen when the UK leaves the EU. A “very major contingency planning operation” is in place, he added. Committee chairman Hilary Benn asked whether impact assessments had been carried into various parts of the…

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