- Want to eliminate the deficit and avoid more spending cuts? That'll be £37bn. wp.me/p3uYA-2aO 1 hour ago
- @Wonkypolicywonk @jamestplunkett @resfoundation Followed (inevitably) by... wp.me/p3uYA-2aO 1 hour ago
- RT @Wonkypolicywonk: +1 "@jamestplunkett: How do Labour, Tory and Lib Dem spending plans actually differ? Excellent @resfoundation blog: h… 1 hour ago
- RT @jamestplunkett: How do Labour, Tory and Lib Dem spending plans actually differ? Excellent @resfoundation blog: resolutionfoundation.org/media/blog/in-… 1 hour ago
- Thinking of becoming a freelance consultant? Why not come to hear what @KateGL and @dds180 have to say: cipd.co.uk/branch/wlondon… 1 hour ago
- @MJCarty Thanks Michael. Here it is: cipd.co.uk/branch/wlondon… @KateGL @dds180 1 hour ago
- RT @anubeon: We should call the issue of London MPs voting on nationwide issues affecting matters devolved to @LondonAssembly the #Islingto… 2 hours ago
- @MJCarty You coming to see @KateGL and @dds180 on Thursday? 2 hours ago
- The 2015 Dilemma (Revised Edition) wp.me/p3uYA-2aO 2 hours ago
- @MJCarty 'Fraid so. Busy few days. You? 3 hours ago
- RT @jomroche: New world population projections according to recent study ow.ly/BJuIH ow.ly/i/6XlJM 3 hours ago
- Autumn #Equinox at 3.29am tomorrow, UK time. After that, the Southern Hemisphere gets most of the daylight for the next 6 months. 3 hours ago
- The 2015 Dilemma (Revised Edition)
- Pirate Day joke
- Nine thoughts on the referendum result
- Breaking up the UK – everyone’s a loser
- The brutal maths of public spending
- Who saw the crash coming?
- Are we really about to split up our country?
- The Old Rectory Syndrome
- Can UKIP scale up?
- The spirit of the age
- Why is the gender pay gap higher for management jobs?
- The self-employment earnings timebomb
Monthly Archives: December 2008
The CIPD’s John Philpott has predicted that 600,000 jobs will be lost next year and that the redundancies will continue into 2010. The British Chambers of Commerce have warned of pay freezes and even cuts in wages over the next year. It … Continue reading
Last month I wrote about how, as soon as things get difficult, all talk of public policy being decided by unelected groups of experts goes out of the window. Political independence is fine when the economy is growing and everything … Continue reading
It may come as a surprise to readers outside the UK that, as well as having a lax regulatory regime that allows financiers to make and keep large amounts of money while screwing up the economy for everyone else, this … Continue reading
Sorry for the lack of posts. I’ve been attacked by the germ that seems to have knocked half of London for six over the past couple of weeks. Judging by the blog stats, which have dropped off over the last few days, … Continue reading
There are now dozens of blogs on my sidebar and I don’t get round to reading them all nearly often enough. At the weekend, when I was waiting in the car for my wife to arrive at the station, I … Continue reading
There is a lot of fuss this morning about the European Parliament’s vote to remove the right to opt out of the EU’s Working Time Directive. The anti-EU papers are having a field day, business organisations are predicting ruin and employment lawyers … Continue reading