- RT @JohnRentoul: My attempt to summarise evidence on inequality: it increased in the 1980s, but not since blogs.independent.co.uk/2015/05/29/the… http://t.c… 33 minutes ago
- RT @AlternEconomics: Trash Can Radio - It’s difficult to find much on the DAB radio dial that doesn’t make you want to chew the carpet ... … 1 hour ago
- @MJCarty Did you watch the video? These guys are bonkers. 1 hour ago
- RT @AnnabelR4HR: Why the productivity gap? ow.ly/Nhhqx #HR 1 hour ago
- @notanna1 There would be more swearing in Nottingham. 2 hours ago
- Seems you can't stack boulders in Boulder twitter.com/LouiseShawLD/s… 2 hours ago
- RT @paul1kirby: Which govts best at #opendata? 1st ever league table from @OECD Some surprises. Assume winner is S Korea, not North! http:… 2 hours ago
- RT @TheEconomist: The Economist explains how the wording of Britain's EU referendum could affect the outcome econ.st/1eCLudg http://… 2 hours ago
- Will the sea get Hull before economics & demographics does? twitter.com/Independent/st… 2 hours ago
- RT @DickWinchester: @stephenboydstuc Investment, investment, investment.. We don't do it telegraph.co.uk/finance/busine… 2 hours ago
- RT @stephenboydstuc: "Britain's stall in productivity is uniquely serious" economist.com/news/britain/2… 2 hours ago
- RT @thedancingflea: Soon, places like London, Cambridge & Bath won't contain people on low incomes: citymetric.com/politics/citie… Benefit cap + RT… 2 hours ago
- Trash Can Radio
- What will your powerhouse do for you?
- Inequality in the UK
- A 1995 immigration target for a 2015 economy
- How different is Scotland?
- Labour lost the economic argument 5 years ago
- The deficit: much tougher than it looked
- Are the Conservatives ideologically driven state-shrinkers?
- The Tories and welfare: Machiavellian or just muddling through?
- Recovery: Was that it?
- Low productivity: don’t blame the workforce
- Startups and the productivity puzzle
Monthly Archives: October 2012
An extraordinary piece yesterday from Jeff Randall in which he attacks an alliance of doom-mongers for talking down the country and predicting economic collapse. The Armageddon Alliance, he says, has turned attacking the government into an industry: Critics compete to paint … Continue reading
Whenever I hear the phrase ‘lack of communication’ my bullshit detector kicks in. So often, corporate failures and management problems are blamed on lack of communication. The implication is that, if we had all just talked to each other more, … Continue reading
My Twitter timeline is full of links to articles about dynamic startups, cutting-edge businesses, inspirational leadership, visionaries and hierarchy-free organisations with self-managed teams. Oh and change, of course. Lots of change. Inevitably, this means that a lot of other things … Continue reading
The folk at the Guardian Data Blog have been having some fun with the IMF’s latest World Economic Outlook Data. “Public spending will plunge,” wailed Aditya Chakrabortty, as he produced this chart to show just how far David Cameron wants to shrink … Continue reading
One advantage of being extremely busy is that, by the time I get around to blogging about stuff, everyone and his cat has already had a go. George Osborne’s shares for rights scheme is another one for the ‘so much … Continue reading