December 3, 2019

Why Labour should focus on putting workers on boards – not inclusive ownership funds

There is no denying that the shareholder model of business needs countering, but this doesn't mean IOFs are the best remedy.
December 3, 2019

RBS’s Bó: the fightback against Monzo and Revolut is about much more than market share

New digital bank Bó is the first attempt by a high street bank to beat the likes of Monzo and Revolut at their own game.
December 2, 2019

Labour’s nationalisation plans could have costly legal consequences

Investors in the private companies that Labour plans to nationalise are likely to seek compensation for their losses.
November 29, 2019

Blockchain’s first revolutionary product could be online ID

PayPal CEO Dan Schulman sees much more potential in blockchain ID than payments at present. He's absolutely right.
November 29, 2019

Individual support plans can ensure better working life for people with disabilities

Lessons from a study of sickle cell and employment.
November 29, 2019

Black Friday: a logistical nightmare that’s bad for the environment

Delivery companies are constantly learning from past mistakes to better serve customers, but they neglect crucial energy, mobility and health issues.
November 28, 2019

Black Friday in Britain: where it all went wrong

Now in its tenth year in the UK, the great American post-Thanksgiving bonanza is starting to look like a turkey.
November 28, 2019

Poverty: what low-income countries need is not more economic growth, it’s less shrinking

Economic growth is a red herring if economies can't stop themselves shrinking more and more.
November 28, 2019

How Manchester City’s owners became the titans of a global sports-entertainment complex

One of the world's biggest tech investors has bought a 10% stake in Manchester City's owners, valuing the group at nearly £4 billion.
November 27, 2019

Warnings of a ‘race to the bottom’ on workers’ pay and conditions should concern us all

The effect is the transfer of wealth away from the poorest workers.
November 27, 2019

Do companies with workers on boards make longer-term decisions?

Labour Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell is calling for a move towards stakeholder capitalism.
November 27, 2019

Running: not so much a liberating hobby as a cult

Running has become a way for people to show how productive they are, using their achievements to build personal brands and to compete with others for status.