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Economy

8 December 2017

Bitcoin: don’t believe the hype

The cryptocurrency is only good for making an easy buck.

23 November 2017

A safety-first Budget won’t work

Philip Hammond revealed the dire state of the economy – but offered little to fix it.

4 November 2017

An anti-capitalist is the most bourgeois thing you can be

Brendan O’Neill reports from last night’s Jacobin debate in NYC.

30 October 2017

Free market vs nationalisation? It’s a delusional divide

Under capitalism, the state and market have always been intertwined.

16 October 2017

Scotland, like the rest of Britain, needs creative destruction

To revive the economy, we must let zombie companies die.

29 August 2017

Ten wasted years: the crash one decade on

Since 2007, nothing has been done to address economic decay.

24 July 2017

We have nothing to fear but the fear of Brexit itself

Anti-Brexit dread could become a self-fulfilling prophecy.

7 July 2017

Let’s take back control of the Bank of England

Outsourcing monetary policy to bureaucrats is bad for democracy.

15 June 2017

Sorry, Corbyn, but ‘anti-austerity’ is not enough

Only rapid economic growth will pull us out of this depression.

31 May 2017

The paucity of economic thinking

None of the parties is offering the radical change we need.