The equivalence tussle is giving UK a lesson in Brexit power politics

Press quote (Financial Times)
17 February 2021

“The EU is on a land-grab,” says Sam Lowe, of the Centre for European Reform. “It is pursuing a strategy designed to try to lever over as much economic activity as possible and being quite blatant about it.” Some equivalence may still come “but it is now down to what is in the EU’s interests”.