Why supporting individuals in the labour market is far better now than paying companies to keep jobs that may not return
Raising taxes could tip us back into recession
Deficit cutting levels of tax rises would be untimely for the economy and dangerous for our democracy
Financial repression and inflation loom for the UK economy
Though the economy is in a tentative recovery, rising public debt suggests that we will have recourse to methods of financial repression as well as higher inflation
To escape the Covid crisis, we must change the tax system
As lockdown restrictions ease, we need to pay a lot of attention to managing Covid and reforming our tax system
This Budget is about virus, not vision. And what about Brexit?
Rishi Sunak’s first budget was, predictably more about virus than vision. As the former focus hopefully fades through the year, the latter focus re Brexit needs a major airing
Brexit is already undermining the economy—how much worse could it get?
If you leave an economic super-bloc, you pay the price