Opinion

2019 Articles

“There is no choice between being principled and unelectable, and electable and unprincipled. We have tortured ourselves with this foolishness

December 18, 2019
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When Saudi Aramco launched its IPO on the Tadawul (the Saudi stock market) earlier this month, it quickly became the

December 18, 2019
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At this time of year, many of us will have fond memories of writing festive wish lists in the fervent

December 18, 2019
Christmas Party Season Begins In The UK

Is the office Christmas party actually worth it? Emma Long, commercial director of BizSpace, says YES. Primarily, the office Christmas

December 18, 2019
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What a difference a decade makes. Ten years ago, as we prepared to ring out the noughties, Britain was in

December 18, 2019
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Behavioural economics — which extends the ability of economics to explain the world — has become very fashionable. Richard Thaler,

December 18, 2019
UK Cabinet Meets After The General Election Returned A Tory Majority

Well, that didn’t take long. Just a few days after Boris Johnson’s thumping majority sent sterling up to pre-referendum highs,

December 17, 2019
retail sales

Retailers love to brag about breaking records, but one they won’t be cheering this Christmas is the prediction that price

December 17, 2019
Christmas party

Christmas can be difficult for some, personally as well as professionally, but there is a lot that an organisation can

December 17, 2019
Prime Minister Boris Johnson Visits County Durham Following Election Victory

Politics is the art of winning and keeping power. New Labour understood this. They were the greatest election-winning machine of

December 17, 2019
UK house prices

When the Alternative Credit Council recently predicted that the global private debt market will be worth in excess of $1

December 17, 2019
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Is it time for a review of the licence fee and how the BBC is structured? Jamie Williams, managing partner

December 17, 2019