- @leftoutside No. Should I? Good map here: filipspagnoli.wordpress.com/2010/12/10/hum… 2 hours ago
- @leftoutside Stalin drew borders then moved people to fit them. 2 hours ago
- RT @DMReporter: NO QUESTIONS ASKED: Jewish socialist gives free food to 5,000 - without even checking if they’re poor. 2 hours ago
- @MWStory Ah, you've been to Bedfordshire then.... 2 hours ago
- RT @TomChivers: A thoughtful, balanced piece on the reality of foodbanks in the FT blogs.ft.com/off-message/20… apologies: can't remember who twe… 3 hours ago
- RT @businessinsider: CHART: There's a shocking connection between eating more chocolate and winning the Nobel Prize read.bi/1i04dhq … 3 hours ago
- Interesting piece on Conservative attitudes to Russia: leftfootforward.org/2014/04/why-co… 3 hours ago
- So it's Hitler's birthday but there is nothing in this astrology stuff, OK? flipchartfairytales.wordpress.com/2011/04/21/tau… 3 hours ago
- RT @TrussellTrust: We're blown away by the response to the Daily Mail article on Twitter! Over £15,000 raised for Trussell Trust's Easter a… 4 hours ago
- RT @flashboy: That Mail on Sunday article attacking food banks made the number of public donations to the Trussell Trust rise 500% http://t… 4 hours ago
- RT @tylercowen: "Since 2000, Italian salaries have grown more in those sectors in which productivity has increased less." http://t.co/rPiKK… 4 hours ago
- Interesting pos on self-employment from @BenedictDel rsablogs.org.uk/category/enter… On point 2, professionals can be odd-jobbers too. 4 hours ago
- Comparative recovery
- The social media pillory
- More freelancers than public employees: Is that really a Good Thing?
- Waiting in vain for the rebound
- Is the state shrinking?
- The working poor and the welfare cap
- Public finances: The picture is largely unchanged
- Is wealth inequality just getting back to normal?
- Bob Crow
- What happens when the pensions run out?
- Work in 2030: Even more precarious than it is now
- The 4G workplace
Category Archives: Public Finances
The CBI and IPPR published a report on the future of public services last week. It warned: Britain faces a longer-term fiscal challenge. The Office for Budget Responsibility has estimated that by 2030 Britain will once again move into deficit … Continue reading
A remarkable piece over at A Fistful of Euros puts the Eurozone crisis and, by implication, our own economic woes, into the context of a generalised crisis facing all developed economies. Three things have caused this, says Edward Hugh, high levels … Continue reading
Peter Hoskin and Éoin Clarke were knocking lumps out of each other last week about whether debt and debt repayments were worse under John Major than they are now. At least they were knocking lumps out of each other with numbers and bar … Continue reading