Richard Wellings

Dr Richard Wellings is Deputy Research Director at the Institute of Economic Affairs and Director of IEA Transport. He was educated at Oxford and the London School of Economics, completing a PhD on transport policy in 2004. He is the author, co-author or editor of several papers, books and reports, including Towards Better Transport (Policy Exchange 2008), Which Road Ahead – Government or Market? (IEA 2012), The High-Speed Gravy Train: Special Interests, Transport Policy and Government Spending (IEA 2013) and Seeing Red: Traffic Controls and the Economy (IEA 2016).