Politicians are obsessed with fiscal deficit reduction. But unless they also reduce the trade deficit, a debt crisis looms....
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The last time the UK's trade deficit was as large as it is now was at the height of the Lawson boom. And we all know what happened next....
Andrew Hughes-Hallett of the University of St. Andrews explains why, contrary to views expressed by many professional economists in a recent survey, Scottish independence could be good for Scotland.
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The 21st Century Inequality Pushback - by @azizonomics http://t.co/z60idVKBnO
First time buyer affordability - by @resi_analyst http://t.co/8UseiVGIQT
Immigration and the UK labour market - by @Frances_Coppola http://t.co/1TRHOZEyZZ
RT @ShodanAlexM: Good post > MT @Frances_Coppola Text of my talk at Manchester Univ’s PCES yesterday: “The failure of macroeconomics” http:…
Measuring housing need - by @resi_analyst http://t.co/EbsM2ey82l