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.
June 22, 2019

Neoliberalism has tricked us into believing a fairytale about where money comes from

Far from being a technical, commercial instrument, money can be a social and political construct that has immense radical potential.
June 21, 2019

Amazon wins ‘.amazon’ domain name, aggravating South American region and undermining digital commons

Who has the right to use an Amazon domain name? The people who live there or a company with the same name?
June 21, 2019

Industrial policy is back on the agenda — and it’s never been needed more than it is now

Properly executed, government intervention can provide a real economic boost.
June 20, 2019

Libra: four reasons to be extremely cautious about Facebook’s new currency

Get it right and libra could be the world's first truly global currency. Get it wrong, on the other hand ...
June 18, 2019

Gulf of Oman attacks: how merchant ships can keep safe in dangerous waters

Tensions are rising after two oil tankers were attacked in the Middle East. But what can ships do to protect themselves in risky waters?