As the pay gap narrows for women in their twenties, some suggest the real factor is the decision to have children. But why are we placing that burden on women?
Arjun Bhandari, Analyst within Henderson's Strategic Fixed Income Team, looks at several disruptive trends in the economy and how their interaction may be contributing to the current low growth, low inflation environment.
For lessons on how to run the economy, we should look to the Premier League, not Team GB.
There is no real plan in place beyond 2020.
Care work isn’t going anywhere – and it’s about time we recognised which half of the population is doing it, unpaid.
Four proposals for a better economy.
UK citizens may have a few questions pertaining to the housing market, post the outcome of the EU referendum, hoping that these may be answered by those with greater knowledge of the property market and its movements. Daniel Hegarty, CEO and Founder of habito, the UK’s online mortgage broker, shares his views on the housing market after the recent ‘leave’ vote.
The markets have been spooked by Brexit. If we want to improve the economy long term, we need to thing about our reputation, not monetary tonics.
The UK’s care crisis alone is not enough to explain why older women are dying at the hands of the men they love.
The Bank of England cut the base rate for the first time in more than five years.
The post-capitalist vision of society still seems to require women to cook the dinner.
From Trump to Brexit, the world is changing fast - and we need intelligent, incisive journalism more than ever.
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