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200,000 Homes a Year? Don’t Believe the Hype

Political speeches from leaders these days rarely make for anything more than some catchy headlines in the press and a general idea of party direction at best, whichever political persuasion you happen to be. The key issue that came out of Ed Miliband’s wonderful/terrible* speech was housing. (*delete depending on your political persuasion).

By Noble Francis at 25 Sep 2013

Milliband vows to cap energy prices…(But his speech ignited a backlash that a cap could drive down investment in energy capacity and manufacturing.)

Ed Miliband set his party on a collision course with the ‘big 6’ energy companies after telling his conference that, if elected, he plans to set in place laws to freeze gas and electricity bills for 20 months.

By Kallum Pickering at 25 Sep 2013

The UK showing signs of recovery– but for how long?

The UK has just had its second consecutive quarter of growth, but are there questions to be raised over the longer term sustainability of this growth, which is fuelled by economy wide competitiveness? In the recently published Global Competitiveness Report from the World Economics Forum, the UK has fallen down the list of rankings of the 148 participating economies from 8th to 10th, below the Netherlands and Japan and above Norway.

By Benjamin Hay at 6 Sep 2013

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