- RT @AnnPettifor: Frances Coppola's excellent blog on Latvia raises questions about UK imbalances & inequality. coppolacomment.blogspot.co.uk/2015/05/proper… 6 hours ago
- RT @Telegraph: The world is drowning in debt, warns Goldman Sachs telegraph.co.uk/finance/econom… http://t.co/bWdrQNbvnh 6 hours ago
- @MJCarty @KateGL @AlisonChisnell @KingfisherCoach I'd be up for that 6 hours ago
- @PeterFlorence @holland_tom Is it online anywhere? 9 hours ago
- RT @JeremyCliffe: Post-election polling shows ethnic minorities tilting to Tories. Massive long-term implications for Labour. My paper: htt… 9 hours ago
- RT @AlexanderProud: "Linen Suits Make you look like a Paedophile geography teacher" and other summer style tips for men. @TelegraphMen > ht… 10 hours ago
- @AlexanderProud Which polo shirts mean "pub fight"? 10 hours ago
- @Adam_Creme But better pubs near this one. 10 hours ago
- Absurd when members of the government go on about 'The Establishment'. twitter.com/politicshome/s… 10 hours ago
- @djmgaffneyw4 @StrongerInNos Or am I just being cynical? 18 hours ago
- @djmgaffneyw4 @StrongerInNos So make a big fuss about negotiating something you could have done anyway, then claim victory over EU regs? 18 hours ago
- Interesting piece from 1997 on another electoral catastrophe. lrb.co.uk/v19/n13/ross-m… 1 day ago
- 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
- David Nicholson is right: The NHS will need more money
- Flip Chart Cat
- Buccaneering Britain
Monthly Archives: February 2013
If organisational culture were a person he’d be feeling utterly hacked off by now. Rarely consulted about anything that happens in the organisation, he always takes the heat when things go wrong. Culture, it seems, is to blame for the … Continue reading
There are fewer people cheering on the rise in self-employment these days. Even the Daily Mail was pretty downbeat about the most recent statistics. There’s still the odd one though. The Telegraph’s Robert Colville reckons it “might just save Britain’s … Continue reading
The Institute of Fiscal Studies released its Green Budget this week. I looks pretty grim. Two and a half years on from its 2010 spending review, the government’s assumptions about deficit reduction have proved to be way wide of the … Continue reading
The number of self-employed people has reached yet another record high. According to the BBC, the government’s work programme advisors have been helping things along by advising people to set up their own businesses. Doubtless, they would claim that they … Continue reading
Spending nearly half of January out of the country was a good idea. I not only missed most of the bad weather but I also got around to reading Why Nations Fail, as number of you suggested I should. It is, … Continue reading