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Economy

19 January 2017

‘Project Fear’: selling democracy by the pound

Brexit is about much more than currency rates and share prices

18 January 2017

Brexit Britain should thrive, not survive

Philip Hammond’s ‘tax haven’ threat speaks to a lack of economic vision.

18 January 2017

The real problem with the US economy

Job losses in manufacturing can’t simply be blamed on China or IT.

30 December 2016

And the poor shall rise

The eradication of poverty is becoming a reality.

30 December 2016

A postcapitalist pseuds’ corner

Two books prophesying the future show a distinct ignorance about present-day capitalism.

6 December 2016

Why I love the new animal-fat fiver

Don’t have a cow, vegans, this new currency is great.

24 November 2016

Economic sloth: stop blaming it on Brexit

We need to boost productivity, with or without the EU.

2 November 2016

Should Carney stay or go? That’s the wrong question

The Bank of England behaves politically because politicians gave it power.

13 October 2016

Anti-Brexit anxieties have become a self-fulfilling prophecy

What sterling’s ‘flash crash’ tells us about the state of economic life.