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  1. In defence of employee ownership

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    Since Nick Clegg announced his plans for more employee ownership, many have made the old argument in favour of the status quo. It goes like this: “Share prices can go down as well as up, so holding shares is risky. That means that we, the wealthy who hold shares, are...
  2. Putin’s presidential timetable

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    On this overcast morning in Moscow there is one prevailing feeling about the place: a sense of normality. It is over a week since Prime Minister Vladimir Putin announced his candidacy for next year’s presidential election, but to walk around the city, you would never guess it. There are no...


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