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Why George Soros is unnecessarily gloomy about the future of the global financial system and the hard-working plumbers who are patching it up
Howard Davies  

A bluffer’s guide to bluffers

Bogus anecdotes and trite observations are the staple of management books. Howard Davies, deputy governor of the Bank of England, finds "The Witch Doctors" no exception. In fact, it is exquisitely dreadful
Howard Davies  


Howard Davies, the former director-general of the CBI, recently delivered a series of broadcasts on the state of British business. This is an edited version of his final talk, on links between government and industry
Howard Davies