- 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)
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- 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
Category Archives: Public Sector
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
One person who won’t have been surprised by this week’s economic forecast is CIPD Chief Economist John Philpott. Last year, he predicted public sector job losses of 725,000 contradicting the Office for Budget Responsibility’s official forecast of 400,000. During a typical outbreak … Continue reading
Patrick Butler reports on the frantic rush to outsource local government services. Both he and I saw this coming some time ago. When councils have to cut so much so fast, an obvious way of doing it is to look … Continue reading