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Date: 17-02-2014 Source: Foreign Affairs What the Measure of Economic Performance Misses About Economic Performance DIANE COYLE is a freelance economist and a former advisor to the UK Treasury. She is author, most recently, of GDP: A Brief but Affectionate...
Updated: Job Adverts for Department for Education and Department for Exiting the European Union now attached Provisional Assistant Economist Closing date: 24 Jan 2017 Salary: £27,000+ Grade: HEO (Economics) Contract type: Fixed Term Length of employment...
Claire Eastham is 26 years old, and truly blessed: funny, lovely to look at, extremely bright (she has two degrees). She lives with her boyfriend in London and has a job she loves (“my dream job”) at the publisher Penguin where she works...
Project Fear lay in tatters last night after a string of major reports showed the British economy is prospering following the Brexit vote. In a damning assessment of the scaremongering by the Remain camp, the Office for National Statistics declared...
Updated: Updated date for Public Spending Statistics – May update The Statistics and Registration Service Act 2007 required the UK Statistics Authority to publish a Code of Practice for statistics. Only those statistics assessed as compliant with the...
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The World Trade Organization (WTO) deals with the global rules of trade between nations. Its main function is to ensure that trade...
We are all familiar with the regular flow of sometimes extreme health claims reported in the media, such as ‘Warning: Using a mobile phone while pregnant can seriously damage your baby’,
In “The frequency of 'America' in America” - from the October 2016 issue of Significance - we considered the increasing frequency with which the words “America” and “American” have been s