By George Eaton - 29 June 10:46
Only six companies have enquired about the Chancellor's plan to allow workers to give up employment rights in return for shares.
By George Eaton - 27 June 08:58
"It was a re-announcement," the Chancellor concedes after the Spending Review figures show capital investment is still being cut.
By George Eaton - 26 June 06:39
Balls signals that he is willing to support the Chancellor's new curbs on claimants, including a seven-day wait for benefits.
By Rafael Behr - 26 June 04:07
The Chancellor works on the assumption that voters have a boundless appetite for ever tighter welfare limits.
By Sonia Sodha - 26 June 03:25
Through his narrow focus on making the books add up now, the Chancellor is piling up social costs for the future.
By Rafael Behr - 26 June 02:56
Buried in the coalition’s austerity programme is the kernel of acceptance that, ultimately, government is the solution to economic malaise.
By George Eaton - 26 June 02:37
A new seven day wait before people can claim benefits and a freeze in student maintenance grants will hit the poor hardest.
By Bob Ward - 26 June 11:39
The huge cuts to laboratories and equipment have already undermined the UK's world class science base.
By James Plunkett - 26 June 11:01
Why everyone’s pretty much making it up.
By George Eaton - 26 June 08:27
The Chancellor's decision to set out plans for 2015-16 nearly two years in advance has everything to do with politics and nothing to do with economics.