Kean Birch is an associate professor in the department of geography at York University. I predict that Canada’s housing market will crash next year, or in 2021 at the latest. A bold claim, you might think.
Excessive gloom over a ‘no deal’ Brexit could end up harming the economy if it stops the Treasury spending money or the Bank of England from cutting interest rates, according to Gerard Lyons, a contender
From compulsory drug tests to the cashless welfare card and robodebt, this government is being defined by aggressive welfare policies Scott Morrison’s Liberal-National coalition was re-elected to govern
The race to claim the UK’s most powerful unelected job – that of Bank of England Governor – is yet to reach a climax. The Brexit bush telegraph is already humming with accusations of skullduggery, however.
Leading Brexiteer MP Steve Baker has called for a inquiry over briefings against a Leave-supporting candidate for Governor of the Bank of England, as politicians on all sides call for more say in the appointment.