Blomfield's private members' bill includes measures to set new rules around the affordability of loans, payday loan advertising, debt collection and payment, debt support, and penalties for companies who fail to comply with existing regulator guidance.
Ministers should not be under any illusion that public spending on high carbon projects offers a quick economic fix.
A holistic approach to infrastructure will encourage growth.
The Coalition’s continued austerity drive maintains its stranglehold on British growth.
Monetary policy: not very funny
The new Governor of the Bank of England makes sweeping changes.
Nobody panic. That's an order.
Maybe things don't suck?
The franchise model is slowly dying in London.
A new study from the Boston fed looks at the effect of unemployment insurance, and finds it doesn't encourage unemployment.
This is what climate change sounds like.
Publishing income tax records could help predistribute wealth.
Danny Alexander is out to get the worst return for your investment he can.
Alexandra Jones welcomes funding for skills, but worries that grants to pay for councils and growth have been wiped out.
Productivity is down year-on-year for the fourth quarter in a row.
It’s time the Prime Minister broke his silence and did something before it’s too late, writes Luciana Berger MP.
Off the book borrowing of the worst kind.
Life on a zero-hour contract looks set to get much harder.
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Over half of the bidders to run the new railway are foreign nationalised rail firms.
Now when will the rest of Britain follow suit?
The DEA has seized $800 worth of Bitcoins in an unprecedented move.
There's power in a name. But we have to get the right one.
But should the BIS be listened to at all?
The real concern about GM is that it extends intellectual property protection into our fields.
Party like it's 1799.
When the difference between "for example" and "including" means the world.
Deferred gratification is not this lot's strong point.
Masters of the Universe, or dummies?