In order to tackle inequality, we need to understand what drives resistance to it and government responsiveness.
Discussions around inequality have lacked hard data – until now. A new report shows inequality levels across the globe.
Futures trading is driving up the price of Bitcoin but institutional investors remain cautious.
The number of days lost to strikes are near all-time lows since records began.
For years Swedish companies have been regarded as among the best in sustainability reporting.
Can philanthropy of the super-rich ever be better than taxation?
The British government may reverse a 50-year-old railway policy.
An analysis of Bitcoin's fundamentals shows how much of a bubble its price has inflated to.
If you can't use Bitcoin to buy anything then it has no intrinsic value.
Mistletoe and wine are a dangerous combination at the office Christmas party.
The government claims figures showing the south gets more than the north are misleading.
After decades of diplomacy and development the two economies of Ireland are more integrated than they have been in a century.
The rate at which valuable identity information is flying out of the control of firms is alarming -- more than 3,500 records per minute.
Russian officials will be hoping that excitement about one of the world's biggest sporting events generates some goodwill for the country.
The impetus to impose immigration restrictions to prevent entry of certain ethnic groups into the US is not a new one.
Maize production in Zimbabwe in 2017 is at its highest for decades.
Crypto cash is catnip for criminals and a huge challenge to law enforcement – so it's time to bring in a tough, jurisdiction-busting regulatory body.
Ticket touting is bad for fans and it's bad for the industry, but should reselling tickets be a criminal offence?
There are different measures of productivity and the nature of the UK’s problem depends on which one we are looking at.
New research reveals a happy work force is likely to increase a business's profitability.
With the retail industry struggling, the need to lure people into spending has never been greater.
There was token investment in driverless cars, but this was a pitiful budget by a rudderless government.
Academics deliver their verdict on Philip Hammond.
Worries about the loss of low-skilled labour risk obscuring a genuine flaw in the UK economy at the upper end of the scale.
It's unlikely the next budget will do much to address the UK's failure to raise money from corporation taxes.