December 16, 2019

Boris Johnson’s landslide gives UK economy a Brexit certainty boost – but it’s not out of the woods yet

While Johnson brings a modicum of certainty about the UK's direction of travel – out of the EU – its future beyond 2020 remains uncertain.
December 16, 2019

Argentina debt crisis: IMF austerity plan is being derailed

The new government of Alberto Fernandez must now deal with Argentina's least favourite international organisation.
December 12, 2019

When China and other big countries launch cryptocurrencies, it will kick off a global revolution

Stand by for cryptocurrencies 2.0.
December 11, 2019

Voters should take election pledges on giant infrastructure projects with a pinch of salt

Want a rule of thumb for how voters should view megaprojects in manifestos? Read on.
December 10, 2019

Conservative promise of a hard Brexit would be worse for the UK economy than Labour’s radical spending plans

The academic research makes it clear that 'getting Brexit done' will deeply hurt the UK economy across the board.
December 10, 2019

Why the UK has no clear party of business

The Conservatives and Labour have two radically distinct visions – but both propose widespread interruption to 'business as usual'.
December 10, 2019

The dark side of plant-based food – it’s more about money than you may think

Industry lobbyists call it the 'Great Food Transition' and say it's about saving the planet. But is this the whole story?
December 9, 2019

Why freemium video games should embrace players who want to play for free

Apple Arcade and Google Stadia may threaten a sector that spawned the likes of Farmville and Angry Birds. Developers can build better communities in response.
December 9, 2019

How Labour lost working class support in UK’s ‘left behind’ regions

Years of austerity and growing inequality has left parts of the UK disenfranchised and frustrated.
December 6, 2019

Emails outside working hours: are they against employment law?

The law has been developing rapidly in places like Ireland and France. UK employers need to watch out.
December 6, 2019

This small German town took back the power – and went fully renewable

A revolution in ownership must be at the heart of a Green New Deal.
December 5, 2019

Economic democracy: why handing power back to the people will fix our broken system

Unlike older visions of economic democracy which started with class or the collective, the starting point now should be the individual