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    1. March 4, 2015

      Londoners back greater fiscal devolution

      Most of London’s businesses, councils and public support more fiscal devolution for the capital, according to the first...

    2. March 3, 2015

      Seat moves: How the House of Commons’ composition could change

      Our interactive graphic shows a projected redistribution of parliamentary seats based on the latest available polling data....

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    1. New Trade Routes: Russia 2013

      In search of the clever country...
    2. Education in the Arab World

      Literacy rates are low across the region and young people lack the skills their econom...
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    1. March 2, 2015

      Pay gap between London and rest of UK narrows

      Workers who live in London have suffered a worse wage squeeze than those in any other UK region since the crash, even as the...

    2. FT Alphaville

      February 19, 2015

      Understanding Chinese accounting -- from the 18th century

      The invention of modern accounting in Renaissance Venice was arguably one of the prerequisites to the development of...

    3. February 10, 2015

      Angelina Jolie opens LSE centre studying war violence against women

      Europe’s first academic centre studying violence against women in war zones has been opened in London by the actor and UN...

    4. beyondbrics

      February 10, 2015

      bb review: how likely is a US war with China?

      By Ali Wyne, Wikistrat This September will mark the ten-year anniversary of two documents that have been highly influential...

    5. beyondbrics

      February 3, 2015

      Guest post: why are SWF's shy of African investments?

      By Juergen Braunstein, London School of Economics Sovereign Wealth Funds (SWFs) could easily resolve Africa’s...

    6. January 28, 2015

      Oil price fall leaves Gulf states with difficult reform choices

      Gulf states may have their political differences with Iran but they share a common taste for Persian bread, a staple through...

    7. January 27, 2015

      Coalition has failed to tackle regional imbalances, report says

      The UK government has failed to tackle regional imbalances, fix the apprenticeship system and help the long-term unemployed...

    8. January 20, 2015

      World economy poised for oil price upswing, say Davos economists

      The world economy will receive a significant boost from lower oil prices this year despite fears of deflation and...

    9. FT Tech Hub

      January 16, 2015

      Google's DeepMind on the future of artificial creativity

      Machines are getting smarter all the time, but could they ever attain the quintessentially human qualities of creativity and...

    10. December 18, 2014

      London and Oxbridge top the UK’s business school research list

      The business schools at the universities of Cambridge and Oxford, along with three top London institutions, are the five big...

    11. November 30, 2014

      London Business School tops 2014 FT European ranking

      London Business School is top of the 2014 FT ranking of European business schools, regaining the position it last held in...

    12. The World

      November 17, 2014

      Easing... quantitative easing - ECB version

      Mario Draghi, European Central Bank president, said earlier this month that central bankers across the eurozone would begin...

    13. Off Message

      November 10, 2014

      Social mobility and millennials

      “Social mobility” is a leitmotif in British politics. Successive governments have launched strategies to improve “equality...

    14. October 27, 2014

      Kengeter to become chief executive at Deutsche Börse

      Carsten Kengeter is set to become chief executive of Deutsche Börse in a comeback by the former head of UBS’s investment...

    15. October 19, 2014

      Trium tops FT Executive MBA programme rankings 2014

      For the first time in six years, a new challenger has topped the FT’s ranking of executive MBA programmes. The 2014 ranking...

    16. September 17, 2014

      Les 7 Doigts de la Main: ‘Sequence 8’, Peacock Theatre, London – review

      Les 7 Doigts de la Main’s Sequence 8, like all of this Canadian troupe’s output, fancies itself as a sort of hyper-physical...

    17. August 31, 2014

      Women in Business - Sophia Arthur, MBA graduate

      Sophia Arthur is an MBA graduate of Imperial College Business School in the UK and team leader of Angel of Hope, one of the...

    18. August 28, 2014

      Regulatory revenge risks scaring investors away

      A couple of years ago Roger McCormick, a law professor at London School of Economics and Political Science, assembled a team...

    19. August 24, 2014

      Women lag behind men in graduate-level job hunt

      Fewer women graduating from Britain’s top universities gain graduate-level jobs than their male peers, according to research...

    20. August 20, 2014

      Extreme violence lies in Isis DNA

      It is just over 10 years since Nicholas Berg, an American businessman working in Iraq, was brutally decapitated on video by...

    21. August 6, 2014

      Fairer fixes for the public purse lost in a chancellor’s drawer

      Between 2003 to 2007, when I was head of the Government Economic Service, I led the writing of three reports. The one on...

    22. FT Alphaville

      July 25, 2014

      The (early) Lunch Wrap

      Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE How to forward a new golden age: A guest post by Carlota Perez, Centennial Professor of...

    23. FT Alphaville

      July 24, 2014

      How to forward a new golden age

      This is a guest post by Carlota Perez, Centennial Professor of International Development at the London School of Economics...

    24. July 7, 2014

      Sports events no big score for local economies, study finds

      Hosting sports events or building new sports facilities pushes up house prices and has a small impact on wages, but...

    25. July 6, 2014

      UK charity collaborates with MBAs to improve cancer care

      More than 40 students from business schools in Asia, Africa, Europe and the Americas will assist World Child Cancer this...

    26. July 2, 2014

      High finance abstractions made visible

      The art of high finance Show Me the Money: The image of finance, 1700 to the present, Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art,...

    27. June 26, 2014

      Academic estimates cost of Scottish independence at £600m-£1.5bn

      The academic at the centre of a dispute between London and Edinburgh over the set-up costs of an independent Scotland has...

    28. June 18, 2014

      Rules push on clearing houses poses risk to banks

      The global regulatory push to force banks to use centralised clearing houses to process their derivatives trades may result...

    29. June 4, 2014

      BoE crisis prevention powers have limits, says policy maker

      A Bank of England policy maker has given warning of limits to the central bank’s ability to spot and ward off looming...

    30. beyondbrics

      June 3, 2014

      Bangladesh: infrastructure, corruption and the struggle to diversify

      Anyone reading about Bangladesh would be forgiven for thinking it’s a one-industry country. And when it comes to exports,...

    31. beyondbrics

      May 21, 2014

      Colombia's election: the price of peace

      Colombians head to the polls on Sunday with the leading candidates for president separated by a shrinking margin that has...

    32. May 21, 2014

      Outgoing BoE policy maker Charlie Bean warns of ‘potholes’ ahead

      Financial markets bear worrying similarities to conditions that prevailed before the crash of 2007-09, a senior Bank of...

    33. May 5, 2014

      A futile war on drugs that wastes money and wrecks lives

      The war on drugs has been a $1tn failure. For more than four decades, governments around the world have pumped huge sums of...

    34. April 4, 2014

      Why long-term unemployment matters

      “Quantity has a quality of its own.” Whether or not Stalin ever said this about the Red Army, it is true of being out of...

    35. March 14, 2014

      Middle class loses out on tax perks and benefits

      George Osborne is expected to signal further cuts to the welfare budget in next week’s Budget, cementing an important shift...

    36. March 6, 2014

      Crossrail a shot in the arm for London property developers

      London’s Crossrail scheme is galvanising property development along the route of the new £14.8bn east-west line, with nearly...

    37. March 5, 2014

      Finnish minister attacks dishonest UK debate on Europe

      One of the UK’s leading intellectual allies in Europe has warned prime minister David Cameron that he risks losing control...

    38. March 5, 2014

      Global rivals pull regional universities down rankings

      Top universities in the UK’s regions are sliding down the international league table as the US institutions cement their...

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