July 8, 2019

US-China trade war is making China stronger

Pressure from US tariffs on Chinese goods is forcing China to restructure its economy, become more innovative and it is boosting domestic morale.
July 5, 2019

George Osborne is a bad fit for the IMF – top economist takes a close look at his bid for the job

The main distinguishing feature of Osborne’s policy record was presiding over one of the worst economic recoveries in British history.
July 5, 2019

Women’s football: to grow the game, don’t banish it to pay-TV

The lesson from other sports is clear: women's football must be broadcast on free-to-air if it isn't to disappear.
July 5, 2019

Women’s football may be growing in popularity but the game is still fighting for survival

Survey of 3,000 players in 33 different countries outlines how difficult it is for women footballers.
July 1, 2019

Libra, Iran and the potential end of cryptocurrencies as we know them

Iran has long recognised the benefits of using cryptocurrencies to counter US sanctions.
June 28, 2019

Open-plan offices are not inherently bad – you’re probably just using them wrong

Open plan offices can suck the life out of workplaces. But it doesn't have to be this way.
June 28, 2019

Libra: Facebook’s cryptocurrency will not help the billions of people currently excluded from banks

You can't fix financial literacy with digital wallets.
June 27, 2019

G20: US-China trade war points to the real crisis that global leaders must confront

Trade wars are symptoms of underlying economic problems rather than their cause.
June 26, 2019

Facebook’s libra has staggering potential – state control of money could end

Why the coming generation of cryptocurrencies could force us to rethink the entire monetary system.
June 26, 2019

How entrepreneurship offers a route out of industrial decline

The experience of former industrial heartlands offers lessons in how to revitalise communities when big industries close.
June 25, 2019

Winners and losers in the US-China trade war

Donald Trump says trade wars are easy to win. Is he right?
June 24, 2019

We spoke to survivalists prepping for disaster: here’s what we learned about the end of the world

We spoke at length with a series of self-identified preppers. It became clear that most aren’t so out of the ordinary.