Economy

From benefit claimants to bankers: Here’s what the mini-budget means for your pay packet
mini-budget

From benefit claimants to bankers: Here’s what the mini-budget means for your pay packet

Are you in the one per cent? Earning minimum wage? Or looking to buy your first home? Here’s how your pay packet will be affected by the government’s mini-budget

Why is everyone talking about trickle-down economics again?
Economics

Why is everyone talking about trickle-down economics again?

With Liz Truss and Kwasi Kwarteng promising tax cuts and high growth as a way to deal with the cost of living crisis, here’s what trickle-down economics actually means

Prime minister, here’s how much it will cost to save the country this winter
Richard Murphy

Prime minister, here’s how much it will cost to save the country this winter

Economist Richard Murphy says Liz Truss needs to spend around £150billion just to give us a chance of making it through the winter

What is inflation and why is it so high?
Inflation

What is inflation and why is it so high?

How Africa is becoming a continent of young entrepreneurs, scientists, creatives and activists
Life

How Africa is becoming a continent of young entrepreneurs, scientists, creatives and activists

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Government accused of ‘complacent disregard’ for taxpayers’ money over £5bn Covid loan fraud
Fraud

Government accused of ‘complacent disregard’ for taxpayers’ money over £5bn Covid loan fraud

What Rishi Sunak’s Spring Statement means for you
Spring Budget

What Rishi Sunak’s Spring Statement means for you

We spoke to mortgage experts about how much you need to earn to buy a house
Housing crisis

We spoke to mortgage experts about how much you need to earn to buy a house

The Bank of England says the cost of living crisis will last until 2023
cost of living crisis

The Bank of England says the cost of living crisis will last until 2023

‘It might even be fun’: Bank of England set to publish first book demystifying UK economy
UK economy

‘It might even be fun’: Bank of England set to publish first book demystifying UK economy

Freeports will not save Christmas. Sorry
Business

Freeports will not save Christmas. Sorry

If Boris Johnson wants to see higher wages his government should lead by example
Paddy Bettington

If Boris Johnson wants to see higher wages his government should lead by example

Pension triple lock: What is it and how does it affect me?
pensions

Pension triple lock: What is it and how does it affect me?

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What would a global switch to cryptocurrency mean for vulnerable people?
Money

What would a global switch to cryptocurrency mean for vulnerable people?

Rishi Sunak says Brits should be ‘grateful’ for austerity as he all but confirms universal credit cut
Social Justice

Rishi Sunak says Brits should be ‘grateful’ for austerity as he all but confirms universal credit cut

To get out of the economic crisis, we need vision
Opinion

To get out of the economic crisis, we need vision

After Brexit and Covid, services will be just as vital as manufacturing
Opinion

After Brexit and Covid, services will be just as vital as manufacturing

England faces £1.7 billion hit from public sector pay freeze, TUC claims
Employment

England faces £1.7 billion hit from public sector pay freeze, TUC claims

John Bird: The answers lie in the ground beneath our feet
Opinion

John Bird: The answers lie in the ground beneath our feet

Household income has ground to a halt despite a rise in employment
Employment

Household income has ground to a halt despite a rise in employment

UK wages won’t double until 2099
Employment

UK wages won’t double until 2099

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