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Inflation on the rise
Inflation on the rise

By politics.co.uk staff Official statistics out today showed the inflation has risen, against widespread predictions of deflation. The consumer prices index (CPI) – which is used by the Bank of England as a target for setting interest rates – was at 3.0 per cent in January and rose to 3.2 per cent for February. The… Read more »

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The Gods That Failed, by Larry Elliott and Dan Atkinson
Review: The Gods That Failed

The Gods That Failed: How the Financial Elite Have Gambled Away Our Futures – Larry Elliott and Dan Atkinson Vintage Review by Daniel Barnes Two madmen came down from the mountain and announced god was dead. When alone, however, they said to their hearts: “Could it be possible! This old saint in the forest hath… Read more »