during the referendum, it
is clear that economic issues were an important part of the debate.
Socialclass and location were key determinants of how one voted,
with Leave voters much more likely to have lower incomes and come
from poorer areas.65 What is striking is how unlikely most of those
people are to use the language of economics to describe their views.
When people lack control over their economic circumstances and
the public language or spaces to air their economic grievances, they
will naturally be drawn towards arguments about sovereignty which