Economics & Finance
Scotland's borrowing costs could be higher than those of the London government. ©David Cheskin/PA Archive/Press Association Images The Smith Commission Report was released this morning, outlining...
George Magnus / November 17, 2014
Scary headlines belie the complexity—and the potential opportunities—of technological shocks in the labour market
Those in Brussels would do well to read Socrates
The Barnett formula raises all sorts of questions about how public spending is distributed around the UK. But we should think twice before abandoning it
The US State Department official responsible for the EU explains why Britain should remain part of Europe
John Philpott / November 13, 2014
Could the big squeeze be over?
Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future by Peter Thiel (Virgin Books, £16.99) Peter Thiel, the founder of the online payment service PayPal and first outside investor in...
David Hale / November 10, 2014
Policymakers face a critical decision on interest rates
Marian Bel / November 10, 2014
Monetary policy should be used to slow the economy, not stop it
Malcolm Grimston / November 10, 2014
Price caps will only increase energy bills