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Governance not glumervance

10 days ago at 10:06  by Henry Tapper
I am for good DC governance but I am not for DC glumervance. Glumervance is “glum governance” as preached by the puritan new model trustee.

A monster under the bed

10 days ago at 10:03  by Matt Williams
Mathematicians at the University of Michigan, the eponymous originator of a highly-regarded index of US consumer sentiment, have come up with an algorithm to reduce the effects of jet lag. In the best ...

5 Signs That the Bond Markets (rightly or wrongly) think the Eurozone Crisis is Over

10 days ago at 9:57  by James Tomlins
Regardless of your opinion on the merit of the ECB’s policy, there is little doubt that the efficacy of Mario Draghi’s various statements and comments over the past 2 years has been radical. ...

Email Marketing Tops Online Selling Methods

10 days ago at 9:55  by Graham Jones
Email marketing is consistently a leader when compared with other forms of generating sales online. Once again, a new study of 1,100 businesses – mostly in the UK – has found that email marketing ...

Are we in a bubble?

10 days ago at 9:52  by John Redwood
Bubbles are in the investment air. On Tuesday I looked at the UK residential property market, the most fingered suspect for blowing bubbles. If you live in Wigan it doesn’t look much like a bubble. ...

Thinking about capital

11 days ago at 10:14  by Diane Coyle, OBE
It’s clear that I’m one of the slowest readers of Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the 21st Century around – only a bit over half way through, when other reviews are pouring out. Most are ...

No nuggets in FOMC minutes

11 days ago at 10:11  by Matt Williams
The Daily Mail and the Daily Express both report this morning on a bill that will be put to a vote in the European Parliament next week. To reduce the aggravated bureaucracy involved in taking a car ...

Nudge, nudge

11 days ago at 11:02  by Diane Coyle, OBE
On my train rides yesterday to the Royal Economic Society Conference at my new home institution (from September), the University of Manchester, I read Why Nudge? The politics of libertarian ...

UK production data catch investors napping

11 days ago at 10:57  by Matt Williams
Ferrari, an Italian motor manufacturer, made a profit of €363.5m last year on sales of €2.3bn. Roughly half the revenue was generated by the sale of 7,000 cars to the wealthy (Ferrari limits ...

Is there a UK housing bubble?

11 days ago at 10:53  by John Redwood
It hasn’t taken long for the pessimists to be out and about claiming the UK is in a housing bubble. There are demands that interest rates should be increased to cool the property market, and demands ...
 
 

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