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The Case for Procrastination

The Case for Procrastination | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
Procrastination is something that affects everyone: both inside and outside of therapeutic practice. Michael O'Sullivan, an NHS mental health therapist, puts forward the case for it as a potential tool for productivity.
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European Central Bank Chief Says Monetary Policy Must Stay ‘Very Patient’

European Central Bank Chief Says Monetary Policy Must Stay ‘Very Patient’ | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
Mario Draghi, the head of the central bank, said an economic recovery has taken hold but monetary stimulus is still required.
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Professor John Van Reenan of the Centre for Economic Performance, established by ESRC.

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Britain’s Not-So-Sweet Options for an EU Trade Deal

Britain’s Not-So-Sweet Options for an EU Trade Deal | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
"Our policy is having our cake and eating it," British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson declared in 2016. By that he meant the U.K. could strike a Brexit deal that freed it from the rules and responsibilities of European Union membership, but maintained free and frictionless trade with its biggest trading partner. Such ambition was always fanciful. It became more so when Prime Minister Theresa May’s hand was weakened by the results of a parliamentary election. The future trade relationship betwee
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Centre for Economic Performance report on UK pay and living standards

Higher price inflation as a result of sterling’s depreciation following the vote to leave the EU, coupled with nominal wage growth stuck at a norm of 2% a year, means that once again the UK faces falling real wages, threatening family living standards.

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