Debt, rather than earnings, is being used to cover living costs, writes Carl Packman.
Tag Archives: The Economy
It is no longer sufficient to have a public discussion about the banking system that neglects the economy as a whole, writes Jack Copley.
Today’s news on inflation is certainly welcome; but we’re not on the home straights yet.
Yesterday’s Budget did little to convince Unite and our members employed in manufacturing that the government has set a course to re-balance the UK economy.
While chancellor George Osborne’s Budget yesterday had a strong housing focus, which was welcomed in housing circles, the announcements failed miserably in the face of a growing UK housing crisis.
Ahead of today’s budget, the Welsh government has called on the chancellor to encourage and support investment in vital infrastructure projects.