Simon Wren-Lewis is Professor of Economic Policy in the Blavatnik School of Government at Oxford University, and an emeritus fellow of Merton College. He blogs at mainlymacro.
MPs should stop deifying the 2016 vote and back a fair and democratic second referendum.
There is no principled or electoral case for the party to back Leave - Jeremy Corbyn should support a second referendum.
I have never argued that the party’s “numbers did not add up”. But at PMQs, May was happy to misquote me.
A country that stops investing in public infrastructure will find everything it does becomes more difficult.
In 2014, a brighter future outside the rUK was patriotic wishful thinking. Now it is almost a certainty.
Partisan newspapers and TV channels let "politicised truths" pass unchallenged, says Simon Wren-Lewis.
Joseph Stiglitz's new book The Euro: and Its Threat to the Future of Europe shows up faults in the design, and implementation, of the European project.
George Osborne’s austerity plan – now abandoned by the Tories – was the most costly macroeconomic policy mistake since the 1930s.
Simon Wren-Lewis reviews new books from the two "rock star" economists.
The meltdown in Athens and the mistakes of the IMF.