If you really care about social mobility, start here

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October 29, 2018

In 1971, at the age of 17, I had an opportunity that had nothing to do with school but that …

IPOs are so yesterday

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October 26, 2018

At the Stewardship Asia Round Table in Singapore in June, we were discussing the implications of business disruption and I …

Uber: don’t be surprised when regulators bite back

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October 24, 2018

Here’s a company boss telling regulators worldwide that his business is a threat to competitive markets! (Uber chief says

Our justice system is in urgent need of reform

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October 23, 2018
The NHS and care crisis gets more attention but a long term funding and reform plan is also badly needed …

Customers suffer under Private Equity ownership

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October 8, 2018
I am not surprised to read in yesterday’s Observer that, since the AA and the RSA were sold to Private …

The real issue behind the talk of ‘taking back control’

October 5, 2018
Full respect to George Freeman MP who is quoted as calling for a ‘messianic crusade to decentralise power’ in a …

Let’s back the grown ups!

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October 2, 2018

I am following the party conference system and trying to identify grown up current or past front bench politicians who …

Sobering thought about democracy as the Tories gather

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October 1, 2018

Here is something for the Tories to consider at their conference this week.

 

According to The Economist (September 15th, …