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  • The budget warns about danger ahead Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: aitoff

    The budget warns about danger ahead

    By Costas Milas, Michael Ellington

    Whether you support Britain’s exit from the EU or not, the current situation is not good news, say Michael Ellington...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    23 Nov 2017

  • The budget warns about danger ahead

    The budget warns about danger ahead Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: aitoff
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 23 Nov 2017
    Whether you support Britain’s exit from the EU or not, the current situation is not good news, say Michael Ellington and Costas Milas.
  • Autumn Budget 2017: First reactions Creative commons image Icon Foreign & Commonwealth Office under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    Autumn Budget 2017: First reactions

    By Dr Peter Bloom

    Academics from around the UK, including the OU's Peter Bloom, respond to the first budget of the current...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Nov 2017

  • Autumn Budget 2017: First reactions

    Autumn Budget 2017: First reactions Creative commons image Icon Foreign & Commonwealth Office under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Nov 2017
    Academics from around the UK, including the OU's Peter Bloom, respond to the first budget of the current government.
  • Future of Empowerment Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University

    Future of Empowerment

    By Dr Peter Bloom, Dr Cinzia Priola, Dr Paul Walley, Dr Charles Barthold

    This documentary looks at the future of empowerment – specifically at the ways new technologies can be used to...

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    Video

    50 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    15 Nov 2017

  • Future of Empowerment

    Future of Empowerment Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 50 mins Updated 15 Nov 2017
    This documentary looks at the future of empowerment – specifically at the ways new technologies can be used to empower people to transform their lives, the...
  • Why are public companies vanishing in America? Creative commons image Icon Anthony Quintano under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    07 Nov 2017

  • Why are public companies vanishing in America?

    Why are public companies vanishing in America? Creative commons image Icon Anthony Quintano under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Nov 2017
    Since 1997, the number of public companies in the US has been in decline. Why - and does it matter?
  • Can the Economy be Irish?

    By Dr Leslie Budd

    Dr Leslie Budd considers the impact of Brexit following the EU Referendum and questions whether the economy can be...

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    07 Nov 2017

  • Can the Economy be Irish?

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 07 Nov 2017
    Dr Leslie Budd considers the impact of Brexit following the EU Referendum and questions whether the economy can be Irish as a de-globalising project. 
  • You and your money and Brexit Creative commons image Icon Hloom Templates under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    You and your money and Brexit

    By Jonquil Lowe

    How personal financial planning is influenced by, and impacts on, the external environment of social, economic and...

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Sep 2017

  • You and your money and Brexit

    You and your money and Brexit Creative commons image Icon Hloom Templates under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 22 Sep 2017
    How personal financial planning is influenced by, and impacts on, the external environment of social, economic and political factors, such as UK price...
  • Have vanishing debt costs created a magic money tree? Creative commons image Icon A Peace Of London under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license

    Have vanishing debt costs created a magic money tree?

    By Alan Shipman

    During the recent election campaign, the Tories insisted there was no such thing as a magic money tree. But, as Alan...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    31 Aug 2017

  • Have vanishing debt costs created a magic money tree?

    Have vanishing debt costs created a magic money tree? Creative commons image Icon A Peace Of London under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 31 Aug 2017
    During the recent election campaign, the Tories insisted there was no such thing as a magic money tree. But, as Alan Shipman explains, low bond yields might...
  • How do social networks play a key role in disaster recovery? Creative commons image Icon Warren Antiola under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license

    How do social networks play a key role in disaster recovery?

    By Daniel P Aldrich

    As Houston continues to experience overwhelming flooding after Hurricane Harvey, lessons from Japan's tsunami of 2011...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    29 Aug 2017

  • How do social networks play a key role in disaster recovery?

    How do social networks play a key role in disaster recovery? Creative commons image Icon Warren Antiola under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 29 Aug 2017
    As Houston continues to experience overwhelming flooding after Hurricane Harvey, lessons from Japan's tsunami of 2011 show the value of social networks in...
  • I Bought A Rainforest - Episode 2 Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Charlie Hamilton James

    I Bought A Rainforest - Episode 2

    By The OpenLearn team

    Torn between his love of the forest and a growing awareness of how hard life can be, Charlie's loyalties are...

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    Video

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Aug 2017

  • I Bought A Rainforest - Episode 2

    I Bought A Rainforest - Episode 2 Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Charlie Hamilton James
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 14 Aug 2017
    Torn between his love of the forest and a growing awareness of how hard life can be, Charlie's loyalties are dramatically split. In our video clips, Charlie...
  • What happens to the poorest in a cashless society? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: itkannan4u

    What happens to the poorest in a cashless society?

    By Dana Kornberg

    The race to contactless transactions and virtual currency puts those with least at the most risk, warns Dana Kornberg

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    02 Aug 2017

  • What happens to the poorest in a cashless society?

    What happens to the poorest in a cashless society? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: itkannan4u
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 02 Aug 2017
    The race to contactless transactions and virtual currency puts those with least at the most risk, warns Dana Kornberg