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Jeremy Corbyn: Not a totally fantastic economist

Jeremy Corbyn: Not a totally fantastic economist Creative commons image Credit: See Li under CC-BY licence New content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 24 Jul 2015
Jeremy Corbyn is fighting for the Labour leadership with an economic programme tempered by realism, says Alan Shipman

Budget 2015: How welfare cuts softened the blow to public services

Budget 2015: How welfare cuts softened the blow to public services Copyright free image Credit: National Archives
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 09 Jul 2015
Alan Shipman shares his thoughts on the Budget 2015 and the chancellor's promise of a "higher wage, lower tax, lower welfare economy".

Budget 2015: The Experts Respond

Budget 2015: The Experts Respond Creative commons image Credit: markhillary under CC-BY
Duration 15 mins Updated 09 Jul 2015
A range of reactions to George Osborne's Summer 2015 budget, ranging from the impact on adoption, through defence, to questions of work, tax and...

Cuts to make the Mail wince - but not yet

Cuts to make the Mail wince - but not yet Creative commons image Credit: markhillary under CC-BY
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 08 Jul 2015
Looking forward to this morning's budget, Michael Kitson suggests core Tory voters won't feel much pain. Not yet, anyway.

The Power of No: No, sweet no

The Power of No: No, sweet no Creative commons image Credit: Fee Plumley under CC-BY licence
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 06 Jul 2015
The astounding No vote that swept every part of Greece will take time to digest and understand and its meaning also depends on how the Europeans...

The Power of No: The real crisis starts now

The Power of No: The real crisis starts now Creative commons image Credit: Fee Plumley under CC-BY licence
Intermediate level Duration 10 mins Updated 06 Jul 2015
Victory for politics of defiance in Greece means the real crisis starts now, says Professor Anton Muscatelli.

The Power Of No: Greece still has options - if nobody panics

The Power Of No: Greece still has options - if nobody panics Creative commons image Credit: Fee Plumley under CC-BY licence
Duration 5 mins Updated 06 Jul 2015
Greece could default and refuse to leave the eurozone - it all comes down to what the European Central Bank does next.

The Power Of No: the Eurozone isn't safe from contagion

The Power Of No: the Eurozone isn't safe from contagion Creative commons image Credit: Fee Plumley under CC-BY licence
Duration 5 mins Updated 06 Jul 2015
European leaders have consistently claimed that their anti-contagion measures would protect the rest of the eurozone from a Greek exit. But is this...

The Power Of No: now Syriza must clarify what no really means

The Power Of No: now Syriza must clarify what no really means Creative commons image Credit: Fee Plumley under CC-BY licence
Duration 5 mins Updated 06 Jul 2015
As Greece returns a resounding no vote in the referendum, it's time for the Greek Government to clarify its position, says Sofia Vasilopoulou.