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Labour market deregulation: When the facts change…

08 Apr 2015, by in Economics

The famous remark, commonly attributed to Keynes, that “when the facts change, I change my mind…” could be about to face a stern test. The IMF is about to publish the findings of research by staff members that finds no evidence that labour market deregulation promotes growth. This will prove most uncomfortable for those right-wing…

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#Budget2015 roundup from the TUC

19 Mar 2015, by in Economics

The TUC’s economic and social affairs team has been working flat out to pick apart, scrutinise and analyse the final budget of this Parliament. Here are some of the most popular posts: 1. Welfare cutsThe Chancellor referred to £12 billion of welfare cuts. Nicola Smith crunches the numbers to see where those cuts could fall, while Richard…

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