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Economy

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

18 January 2017

Brexit Britain should thrive, not survive

Philip Hammond’s ‘tax haven’ threat speaks to a lack of economic vision.

18 January 2017

The real problem with the US economy

Job losses in manufacturing can’t simply be blamed on China or IT.