November 12, 2018

We need to combat forced labour and in-work poverty – Brazil and India offer some lessons

When it comes to tackling unacceptable forms of work, lessons can be learned from the global South.
November 9, 2018

Chocolate-maker Pernigotti on the brink: how Italy’s approach to corporate rescue is hurting the country

The inventor of Italy's famous gianduiotti pralines faces production moving to Turkey.
November 8, 2018

Slavery is real and the West profits from it – Cambodia’s construction boom highlights how

The long shadows of Cambodia’s edifices of wealth and progress conceal a deeper darkness.
November 8, 2018

The tobacco industry plays price games to make it even tougher to quit smoking

Economic tactics play a big part in a habit that's hard to break.
November 7, 2018

Arron Banks investigated over £8m given to the Brexit campaign – what can this even buy you?

Brexit campaigner Arron Banks faces a criminal inquiry for £8m of funds he donated to the Leave campaign.
November 5, 2018

What the racial equality movement can learn from the global fight for women’s rights

The success of the women's movement shows the importance of international solidarity.
November 2, 2018

How Google’s employee walkout will strengthen the company’s reputation

At a time when discussions about tech companies revolve around algorithms making automated decisions, the walkout gives Google a thousand human faces.
November 2, 2018

While politicians get protectionist, more businesses are pushing moral agendas

Businesses pulling out of the recent Saudi investment conference over journalist Jamal Khashoggi's death is just the latest example.
November 1, 2018

Ten things you didn’t know about the 20p coin

In 2008, the first undated coin was introduced in the UK for more than 300 years.
October 31, 2018

Morality: the new way to understand economic decisions

Morals and the markets can mix after all.
October 31, 2018

When water is scarce we’re willing to share what we really need – new research

People may be more willing to share scarce resources they really need than apocalyptic Hollywood movies may suggest.
October 30, 2018

Bitcoin turns ten – here’s how it all started and what the future might hold

Satoshi Nakamoto proposed Bitcoin in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis.