Gold-plating and other urban myths

Despite recurring calls for "evidence-based policy", it is often the perceptions of those within the Westminster village that decide policy rather than the facts of the matter under consideration. A classic case is the urban myth that the UK is fond of over-implementing EU legislation.

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