From the TUC

Web links for 9th March 2011

09 Mar 2011, by in Web links

  • This is a really cool interactive graphic showing how the rich have grabbed more and more of US income in the last few years. Someone should do the same for the UK …
  • Duncan reveals that when the previous Labour government ran a budget surplus, the Conservatives complained.
  • The Work Foundation has recently published an assessment of the effectiveness of enterprise zones, concluding that: “they are likely to be ineffective at stimulating sustained growth in depressed areas. Enterprise Zones, tax breaks and other localised incentives may stimulate rapid investment in the short-term, but this typically lasts no more than three years before the area begins a long-term reversal back into depression.”