No other country has fully adopted the UK model of railway privatisation. And for good reason.
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.
There was token investment in driverless cars, but this was a pitiful budget by a rudderless government.
It's unlikely the next budget will do much to address the UK's failure to raise money from corporation taxes.
From ‘holiday isle’ to ‘tax haven’: the Isle of Man is no paradise for locals.
The 20th century was marked by a painful decline in UK shipbuilding, but it's time to leave the past behind.
The Bank of England faces a tricky trade-off of curbing inflation while maintaining financial stability.
New statistics show the UK has half a trillion pounds less in its account than previously thought.
We are witnessing the transformation of the existing defence business into one which embraces the new.
Publishing plans for a no-deal Brexit will not help the UK's negotiating position.
Council housing in England has not been built on any kind of scale since the late 1970s.
It might seem ridiculously early, but you may wish to heed the benefits of starting your Christmas shopping early.
Too many economists have refused to take seriously the idea that Brexit could economically benefit the UK.
The general assumption in the UK is that regulation is a drag on enterprise, but a closer look at the costs and benefits suggests this might not be the case.
Inflation has been on the rise since the Brexit vote but, before long, deflation might be a greater concern.
With life expectancy stalling and austerity partly to blame, the UK must rethink its approach to retirement.
Many have compared the UK's repeal of the Corn Laws in 1846 with leaving the European Union.
The UK was a founding member of EFTA in 1960 and only left to join the EU.
SMEs make up 99.9% of all businesses in the UK – boosting their productivity could add billions to the post-Brexit economy.