Economy
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Economy

7 July 2017

Let’s take back control of the Bank of England

Outsourcing monetary policy to bureaucrats is bad for democracy.

15 June 2017

Sorry, Corbyn, but ‘anti-austerity’ is not enough

Only rapid economic growth will pull us out of this depression.

31 May 2017

The paucity of economic thinking

None of the parties is offering the radical change we need.

11 April 2017

Living wage? This is bargain-basement socialism

How working people’s pay became a lifeless academic question.

30 March 2017

Why it’s time to slay the ‘zombie economy’

Creative Destruction is the most important economics book of the crisis.

28 March 2017

The dark side of the happiness industry

Wellbeing advocates essentially tell us to be happy with our lot.

24 March 2017

The truth about the Single Market

Ignore the fearmongers: leaving the market could be a boon for Britain.

9 March 2017

We need big, bold economic thinking in the Brexit era

People want change, but politicians are wedded to the status quo.

26 January 2017

Keeping the zombie economy on its feet

May’s industrial strategy isn’t enough to boost productivity.

19 January 2017

‘Project Fear’: selling democracy by the pound

Brexit is about much more than currency rates and share prices