Sam Bowman's comments on the rise to the National Minimum Wage feature in The Sun

The Adam Smith Institute's Research Director, Sam Bowman, was quoted in The Sun on the risks associated with the rise in the National Minimum Wage:

The Adam Smith Institute warned the rise would threaten jobs. Research director Sam Bowman said the national minimum created unemployment. He said: "There are better, if more politically challenging, ways to fight poverty."

Labour has vowed to increase the rate to £8 over the next five years.