The underbelly of the global economy

Labour exploitation is the rotten root of the global economy, and we need a broader and tougher approach than is currently on the cards to deal with it Few can […]

The rise of the BRICS?

Is rapid development in a handful of large and increasingly powerful countries transforming the global economy? Or is ‘BRICS’ just […]

On the rack of inequality

The gap between the richest and poorest in Britain is widening to new extremes Even way up the income scale, […]

Why Political Economy?

The global crisis is both economic and political. But economics and politics on their own won’t help us understand it […]