Monday, 3 July 2017

Savings slump, credit booms

News last week of a collapse in the UK savings ratio and a surge in consumer borrowing suggest that the..

By Ian Stewart


Monday, 26 June 2017

The changing nature of work

In what has been a rather lacklustre economic recovery one standout success for the UK has been job creation. In..

By Ian Stewart


Monday, 19 June 2017

Whatever happened to austerity?

Last week a Times headline proclaimed that “Austerity is Over” in the UK. It may have been an exaggeration, but..

By Ian Stewart


Tuesday, 2 May 2017

The plight of white working-class America

Ian Stewart is Deloitte’s Chief Economist in the UK. This is an abridged version of his Monday Briefing, a succinct and eclectic..

By Ian Stewart


Monday, 27 March 2017

Hoping for a normal, not a New Normal, recovery

Ian Stewart is Deloitte’s Chief Economist in the UK. This is an abridged version of his Monday Briefing, a succinct and eclectic..

By Ian Stewart


Monday, 20 March 2017

Power to the workers

Ian Stewart is Deloitte’s Chief Economist in the UK. This is an abridged version of his Monday Briefing, a succinct and eclectic..

By Ian Stewart


Monday, 13 March 2017

In praise of prosaic innovation

Ian Stewart is Deloitte’s Chief Economist in the UK. This is an abridged version of his Monday Briefing, a succinct and eclectic..

By Ian Stewart


Monday, 6 March 2017

In defence of free trade, and against protectionism

Ian Stewart is Deloitte’s Chief Economist in the UK. This is an abridged version of his Monday Briefing, a succinct and eclectic..

By Ian Stewart


Monday, 13 February 2017

Thoughts on living with uncertainty

Ian Stewart is  Deloitte’s Chief Economist in the UK. This is his Monday Briefing, a succinct and eclectic weekly take on..

By Ian Stewart