- Minimum overtime pay: a nudge for lazy managers flipchartfairytales.wordpress.com/2017/08/17/min… https://t.co/ndroeuaete 1 hour ago
- @jameschappers That's weird. Have people been unfollowed from your account? 8 hours ago
- US govt suffering from "intellectual rot". What a great term. Something similar in UK. twitter.com/owillis/status… 11 hours ago
- RT @chrisgreybrexit: What do this week's position papers tell us about the Brexit position? My latest blog: chrisgreybrexitblog.blogspot.co.uk/2017/08/what-p… 11 hours ago
- @originalpealand @Sime0nStylites @GeorgePeretzQC @CER_Grant @BBCNews @faisalislam They're concentrating on more imp… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 11 hours ago
- RT @wallace_anna: We need more of you and your team Charles. twitter.com/cer_grant/stat… 11 hours ago
- RT @TimHarford: More young people are going to university fullfact.org/education/more… - @fullfact has a useful discussion 11 hours ago
- This isn't a government. It's a sitcom residents' association committee. twitter.com/guardian/statu… 19 hours ago
- @JohnRentoul Thanks John 20 hours ago
- RT @TorstenBell: Rising employment hasnt given us pay boom but is reducing insecurity as zero hour contracts fall - as per: https://t.co/b… 20 hours ago
- RT @jillongovt: at last government produces something that looks like a negotiating document aimed at their opposite numbers. https://t.co/… 20 hours ago
- RT @resfoundation: Continuing pay falls come with avg weekly earnings still £15 below peak. OBR forecasts suggest point of recovery now wel… 22 hours ago
- Minimum overtime pay: a nudge for lazy managers
- Britain’s stay-at-home youth
- Ending the pay squeeze – could the unions make a comeback?
- HBO’s Confederate: What about the half that hasn’t been told?
- The tribunal fees case and why we still need unions
- The rise and fall of the property-owning democracy
- Brexit: the visionless vacuum
- An honest debate about austerity and tax
- The end of the state-shrinking dream
- A UK-EU customs union: An option most of us could live with?
- Has insecurity peaked?
- When trying to increase your pay was dangerous
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Monthly Archives: July 2013
Media reactions to the OBR’s Fiscal Sustainability Report were ‘gibberish’ says Ben Chu. Yes, he says, we would need spending cuts or tax rises of £19bn after 2018 to get the public debt down to 40 percent of GDP in … Continue reading
Britain’s ageing population made the headlines earlier this week when the Office for Budget Responsibility published its Fiscal Sustainability Report. The combined effects of increased healthcare needs, pension provision and fewer young taxpayers will, said the OBR, bring about an … Continue reading
Britain needs more babies, said Charles Moore, after reading Stephen D. King’s When The Money Runs Out. By failing to reproduce themselves in adequate numbers, the baby boomers have laid enormous burdens on those few children whom they have produced. … Continue reading
Here’s an interesting table I came across the other day while I was looking for something else. Buried in the IMF’s recent report Fiscal Adjustment in an Uncertain World is a comparison of the size and impact of bank bailouts in … Continue reading
This time last year, the Institute for Fiscal Studies warned that the NHS would need an extra £20bn a year by 2020. A year later and NHS England is warning that the service will need an extra £30bn a year … Continue reading
After I posted my ditty last week (composed while on the cross-trainer thingy in the gym), Stephen Tovey pointed out that zero hours contracts can work well for both employer and employee. He’s right, of course. I’ll let you into … Continue reading
When I was a lad, back in the last century, I once found myself at a party where hardly anyone turned up. I don’t know if it was because the bloke who organised it had over-estimated his charismatic attraction or … Continue reading