Chris Snowdon

Chris Snowdon is the Head of Lifestyle Economics at the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) in London, and author of the 2017 Nanny State Index. In addition, he has authored a number of books, including the Art of Suppression (2011), The Spirit Level Delusion (2010) and Velvet Glove; Iron Fist (2009). His work focuses on pleasure, prohibition and dodgy statistics. Chris has also authored a number of publications including ‘Sock Puppets, Euro Puppets’, ‘The Proof of the Pudding’, ‘The Crack Cocaine of Gambling’ and ‘Free Market Solutions in Health’.