Barack Obama

Barack and Michelle Obama sign podcast deal with Spotify
Barack and Michelle Obama sign podcast deal with Spotify
Former US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle have signed on to a multi-year partnership with streaming giant Spotify [...]
June 6, 2019
The future looks bright for university graduates
The future looks bright for university graduates
This month, university students across the country are being tested on their chosen field of study. As if the exam [...]
May 21, 2019
We must not attempt to bring the failed Iran Deal back to life
We must not attempt to bring the failed Iran Deal back to life
The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), signed in a fanfare of publicity in 2015 between Iran and six countries, [...]
May 9, 2019
Biden his time: Obama’s vice president Joe Biden launches White House run
Biden his time: Obama’s vice president Joe Biden launches White House run
Former Democratic US vice president Joe Biden will seek his party’s nomination for President, he confirmed this morning after months [...]
April 25, 2019
Oil prices reach fresh 2019 high as US tightens sanctions on Iran
Oil prices reach fresh 2019 high as US tightens sanctions on Iran
The price of crude oil climbed over three per cent today following the announcement by the US government that it [...]
April 22, 2019
Michelle Obama’s Becoming memoir sells 10m copies
Michelle Obama’s Becoming memoir sells 10m copies
Former first lady Michelle Obama's memoir has sold 10m copies after just five months on shop shelves, helping push revenues [...]
March 26, 2019
Raising corporation tax may seem like a vote winner, but it makes all of us poorer
Raising corporation tax may seem like a vote winner, but it makes all of us poorer
Last year, parliament passed a law requiring the UK’s overseas territories (OTs) – including Bermuda, the Cayman Islands, and the [...]
March 14, 2019
Trump was brave to leave North Korea empty-handed
Trump was brave to leave North Korea empty-handed
He came he saw, he left empty-handed. For the self-proclaimed consummate deal-maker that is President Donald Trump, it would not be [...]
March 7, 2019
On climate change, good economics sadly does not make good politics
On climate change, good economics sadly does not make good politics
Economists, of all people, should understand the power of specialisation. They are taught early that prosperity is founded on the [...]
January 30, 2019
We have paved the way for the next financial crisis
Optimists believe that the last decade of roiling financial crisis and austerity is behind us, and that current fears of trade [...]
December 6, 2018

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