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    1. July 28, 2015

      Gaddafi’s family fled the country, were killed or face trial

      Colonel Muammer Gaddafi was captured and violently killed in October 2011 in the aftermath of Libya’s revolution. Since...

    2. MBA blog

      June 26, 2015

      MBA Jobs Clinic: live Q&A

      This Live Q&A session ended at 15:06 on 2 Jul 2015. Are you an MBA student or graduate looking for a job or an...

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    1. 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. June 7, 2015

      Housebuilding does not drive down prices, research says

      Building new housing does not push down the price of nearby properties, according to research that runs counter to the...

    2. June 5, 2015

      Why performance pay is a bad incentive for good behaviour

      ‘CMI reveals a third of failing UK managers still receive bonus’ Financial Times, June 4 How hard can it be to pay...

    3. The Exchange

      June 2, 2015

      Why policy targets are so often self-defeating

      To set a policy target is often to ensure that it will be missed. This uncomfortable phenomenon has had several names,...

    4. Off Message

      May 21, 2015

      'For most people in Scotland the SNP is a normal party that they like, hate or are indifferent to'

      In trying to explain the rise of the Scottish National party, one possible explanation is that it was a growing sense...

    5. May 15, 2015

      Thomas Piketty in part-time role at LSE inequality institute

      The best-selling economist Thomas Piketty has been appointed to a part-time position at the London School of Economics...

    6. May 9, 2015

      General election: London swings to the left

      Amid terrible results in the UK as a whole, Labour sought consolation in the party’s performance in London, where it...

    7. May 5, 2015

      Digital start-ups question links to ‘Tech City’

      Unruly, the social video advertising agency, has a typically fashionable east London office with high ceilings and...

    8. Off Message

      May 1, 2015

      The SNP has let down Scotland's poorest students

      At the 2007 Holyrood elections, the Scottish National party campaigned to “dump the debt” accrued by students at...

    9. April 26, 2015

      People earning £2m more than double share of income tax to 5%

      People earning more than £2m a year — a small enough group to fit into the Royal Albert Hall — more than doubled their...

    10. April 25, 2015

      Social entrepreneurship institute to open in London

      A centre for the study of philanthropy and social entrepreneurship is to open at the London School of Economics with a...

    11. Off Message

      April 15, 2015

      A reading list on Scottish politics

      I was asked if I had any suggestions for reading in Scottish politics. I thought I’d share the following non-exhaustive...

    12. April 13, 2015

      Polish prince challenges Farage to duel or debate

      A Polish prince has challenged Nigel Farage to a sword fight or, failing that, a television debate over discrimination...

    13. April 9, 2015

      Taking on the smart criminals

      In the mid-1990s, Marc Goodman, then an investigator in the Los Angeles Police Department, tried to convince his boss...

    14. April 2, 2015

      London workers and theatres face disruption after blaze

      Several theatres in London’s West End are unlikely to open for evening performances on Thursday as firefighters...

    15. 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...

    16. 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...

    17. 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...

    18. 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...

    19. 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...

    20. 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...

    21. 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...

    22. 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...

    23. 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...

    24. 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...

    25. 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...

    26. 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...

    27. 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...

    28. 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...

    29. Off Message

      November 10, 2014

      Social mobility and millennials

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

    30. 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...

    31. 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...

    32. 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...

    33. 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...

    34. 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...

    35. 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...

    36. 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...

    37. 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...

    38. 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...

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