How well the British economy is performing today depends critically on when you start the clock. How far back should you go?
Sign In Close
Marxism shows no sign of dying out; it lives on in a variety of political movements and branches of academic and cultural life. But why exactly?
A military attack on Syria would clearly affect stock values. War diverts trade: some businesses lose while others gain. Is war good for business in the aggregate? Not likely says Mark Harrison.
Mark Harrison argues that liberal capitalism isn’t perfect, but it has done far more for human welfare than communism.
The growth in foreign ownership in the UK is something to be welcomed, not feared. Foreign firms increase competition and help disseminate new ideas as local firms copy business methods and innovation.
Director of the Centre for Economic Performance4 articles | View profile
RT @Frances_Coppola: My take on @maitlis interview with @yanisvaroufakis on @BBCNewsnight. He said Greece is insolvent. She didn't notice. …
What would it actually take for UK house prices to rise much further? - http://t.co/wlynb34qV6
RT @jdportes: Immigration drives growth: @plegrain explains why politicians' cowardice threatens UK economy: http://t.co/XpeZmoZIES
RT @CJFDillow: Blogged: the revolution will not be televised http://t.co/fAmjaTVcS8 A reply to @DAaronovitch
RT @tomashirstecon: As promised @DuncanWeldon: Why I'm not panicking about the scariest chart for the UK econ http://t.co/OsFXG5SuPX cc @jo…