Opinion - Archive

January 2018 articles

The threats posed by automation are now a common topic for futurologists. [...]

10 January
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If asked, I wager most people would say that John Cleese became rich and famous because of his role in the great British comedy [...]

10 January
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Is the drop in car sales last year symptomatic of Generation Rent? [...]

10 January
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The row over the Conservative-supporting journalist Toby Young’s appointment to the universities watchdog has been intense. [...]

10 January
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If we are going to solve the gender pay gap in the workplace, more women need take the role of men in the home seriously. [...]

9 January
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Inflation, interest rates and politics are big themes for investors in 2018 but how will they affect asset prices? Below, fund [...]

9 January
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Cast your mind back to 2009, when the UK was mired in recession following the biggest financial crash in history, and profits [...]

9 January
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For a nation of tea drinkers, we are increasingly devoting ourselves to the business of coffee. In 2000, there were an estimated [...]

9 January
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The past year has proved to be an ideal environment for US stock markets, and for global growth. But what will be the drivers [...]

9 January
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Was Theresa May’s cabinet reshuffle a good move? [...]

9 January
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The Daily Mirror claimed “our NHS is dying”. [...]

9 January
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Artificial intelligence (AI) has emerged as one of the hottest areas of technology in recent years. [...]

9 January
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It had been billed as a day in which Theresa May would settle some grievances, and more than a few ministers would end up licking [...]

8 January
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What type of investor are you - optimistic, impulsive? Do you follow the herd? [...]

8 January
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MANY YEARS AGO, an obscure website tried to document coastal erosion in California. It wasn’t something that many people outside [...]

8 January
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