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Two quarters of growth don't mean George Osborne's policy has worked

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Ed Balls: Talk of an economic recovery rings hollow to ordinary families in Britain, who are still seeing their living standards fall

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AMERICANS are kicking their smoking habit at a healthy clip. It is not just the quitters who are experiencing withdrawal symptoms. Investors who bought the rights to...
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George Osborne's Bank of England job

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Paul Segal: The chancellor has tied the hands of Bank of England governor Mark Carney – the very man he wants to rescue the economy


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Neil Codd's curator insight, August 8, 2013 4:50 PM
Nice and clear summary of changes to UK monetary policy with a sprinkling of Keynesian commentary at the end. NB knockouts. Effectively a 2.5 inflation cap rather than 2 target Important for both year 12s and 13s.
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Global markets hit by political tensions over Syria - as it happened

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FTSE 100 slides 1% as escalating Syrian crisis hits shares, and pushes up oil price

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Gunay Latifova's curator insight, September 3, 2013 7:55 PM

Political tensions over Syria cause stocks to fall whilst problems in France and Italy arise. Global markets are hit whilst oil price hits a six-month high.

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Consider The Equilibrium: Salt Shakers At Restaurant Tables

Should restaurants put salt shakers on the table?  A variety of food writers weigh in on the question here. The naive argument is that salt shakers give diners more control. They know their own tas...
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House prices are booming again but the bust that’s bound to follow will cost us dear

House prices are booming again but the bust that’s bound to follow will cost us dear | CLSG Economics: Markets and Market Failure | Scoop.it
I was in the beautiful city of Charleston, South Carolina where the first shot was fired in the American Civil War over the weekend for the wedding of my second daughter. Two down, none to go.
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