- RT @TheStaggers: Taxation without benefits: how our tax system increases inequality newstatesman.com/politics/stagg… https://t.co/MtrqzSejKg 2 hours ago
- Greece is looking grim. Via @Frances_Coppola forbes.com/sites/francesc… 2 hours ago
- @Frances_Coppola Thanks Frances. @danielmunevar 2 hours ago
- @aronstrandberg Great graphic but is there any way of slowing it down? https://t.co/OB8pjriYU7 2 hours ago
- @Frances_Coppola @danielmunevar You got a link to this? 2 hours ago
- RT @StrongerInNos: Yes, tax credits do continue not to soar away and @HMRCgovuk will be publishing corrected figures later today! https://t… 3 hours ago
- Well if anyone was going to spot it.... twitter.com/StrongerInNos/… 3 hours ago
- This is fascinating. Watch Iran, Thailand, S Korea, Brazil, Turkey. https://t.co/OB8pjriYU7 3 hours ago
- RT @prospect_uk: “Governments could penalise retained profits, encouraging firms to distribute them or spend them.” prospectmagazine.co.uk/blogs/george-m…… 3 hours ago
- RT @richt2: Overall impact of taxes (direct & indirect) on income inequality is negligible ow.ly/qTrA300wk3Q https://t.co/bYF02BIX3n 3 hours ago
- @richt2 @ONS Sorry, just read the chart properly. Doh! 3 hours ago
- @richt2 @ONS But presumably the impact of benefits isn't? 3 hours ago
- After Brexit: Fewer immigrants or just different immigrants?
- Talent on tap but productivity splutters
- What happens when the tax credits go?
- Are we prepared for a low growth world?
- Brexit is a one-way door
- Fishing for red herrings
- Current account deficit rains on George Osborne’s parade
- UK employers pillaging Europe’s talent
- Another threat to the deficit target: Tory MPs
- Self-employed slide further into poverty
- The economy’s British summer
- OBR repossesses the sofa
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Monthly Archives: August 2011
There will be a lot of HR people thinking ‘there but for the grace of God’ after reading about the Hays employee who accidentally sent the details of contractors’ day rates to 800 RBS staff. I’ve never done anything quite that bad, though … Continue reading
Going by the frequency of posting on this blog recently, you could be forgiven for thinking so. I have the usual excuses, pressure of work etc, plus the impending evacuation of me and mine from our house due to flooding. … Continue reading
….or the Mervyn King Blues. A musical interlude to cover the recent lack of posting on this blog. As sung by Doug Shaw.
A couple of weeks ago, the government’s police cuts were looking like a done deal. Now, after three days of the worst rioting Britain has seen in decades, people are wondering whether this is really a good time to start reducing police … Continue reading
With everything else that has been going on, this has been a bad week for burying good news. The NHS making £4.3bn efficiency savings in the last financial year doesn’t have the same wow factor as riots and looting. According to … Continue reading
America suffered a blow to its prestige at the weekend when Standard and Poor’s downgraded its credit rating, removing its AAA status. President Obama’s opponents are blaming him for running up a high debt, as if the country’s debt problems only … Continue reading
Paul Herbert reckons HR people are sweating too much over culture change. His argument runs like this: Here’s the truth… you’re working too hard to change culture. Recently, Scientists at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute found that when just 10 percent of the … Continue reading