Bank of England warns of ‘moderate’ growth as Brexit-fuelled inflation bites

June 7th, 2017

Please click here to view article on Noreena’s ITV blog.   The Bank of England expects the economy to do slightly worse this year than it forecast, but predicts it will improve next year and in 2019. They also made... Read more


Noreena on the Numbers: Education Spending

June 7th, 2017

Please click here to view article on Noreena’s ITV blog.   Education was always going to be a big issue at this election. It matters to the electorate. And the outgoing government’s proposed real terms cuts in school spending per... Read more


Why closing the gender pay gap isn’t just a women’s issue

June 7th, 2017

Please click here to view article on Noreena’s ITV blog. Forty-seven years after the Equal Pay Act women in the UK still earn on average 18.1% less than men. Today, new regulations come into place that make it mandatory for... Read more


Imminent tax and benefit cuts set to hit families hard and benefit the richest

June 7th, 2017

Please click here to view article on Noreena’s ITV blog. A raft of tax and benefit cuts come into play this week – several of which are the legacy of George Osborne. The combined cuts are estimated to cost the... Read more


Two-year timetable for Brexit deal ‘simply impossible’

June 7th, 2017

Please click here to view article on Noreena’s ITV blog.   Today the British government triggers Article 50 which formally starts the process of leaving the EU. What this means is that the ticking clock starts – the UK now... Read more