In presentation, John Graunt' 1662 pamphlet & analysis of the records of deaths bore a similarity to today’s spreadsheets. The accuracy of death data has since improved, but not everywhere.
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The government’s latest spending review sets out extra funding for the NHS in England - a real increase of just 0.1% for 2015/16. But is it really real?
Recent calls for removing the ringfence around NHS spending may meet significant public resistance.
John Appleby, Chief Economist at The King's Fund, talks to Pieria about facts and misunderstandings in the UK's health care reform debate.
For the first time in history, people have the real prospect of no longer having to work long hours in boring, repetitive and physically debilitating jobs to meet basic needs. We will have more time to spend interacting with each other, caring for each other.
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Wages and cuts undermine Osborne’s living standards boast - by @johnweeks41 http://t.co/fkC2OIPb5N
On The Continuation Of Britain's Housebuilding Drought - by @azizonomics http://t.co/PjqDNYj2W3
Towards a new Gold Standard? - by @RebeccaDelta http://t.co/W6fpFlzruy
Institutional fund or Warren Buffett? Who would be your investment role model? - http://t.co/b6aLO7exon
The Rise of the On-Demand Economy - http://t.co/WfDMCfn8Kp