Thursday, 13 July 2017

Are highly paid corporate superstars worth it?

Where’s the outrage ? The howls of fury that he’s not worth it, that he’s being paid squillions more than..

By Margareta Pagano

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

The economist predicting new post-Brexit golden age for City

This is a story that you may not have come across because it’s been shunned by most of the world’s..

By Margareta Pagano

Friday, 10 March 2017

Can the London Stock Exchange boss meet his Waterloo?

Xavier Rolet, the CEO of the London Stock Exchange, is rather like the Duke of Wellington who, when asked his..

By Margareta Pagano

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Spreadsheet Phil is right to go for a Selfie tax and company dividends

Calm down all you columnists and builders who are preparing to march on Downing Street in protest against the “Selfie”..

By Margareta Pagano

Friday, 3 February 2017

Don't say he didn't warn you: uncovering Trump's vision for America

On September 2nd, 1987, Donald J Trump paid $94,801 to publish an open letter in the Washington Post, the New York Times and the Boston Globe. In the..

By Margareta Pagano

Tuesday, 24 January 2017

Free tuition for maths and science teachers would beat any grand industrial strategy

When Louis Warburton was 16, he hadn’t a clue what to do with his life. His big love was cars,..

By Margareta Pagano

Monday, 16 January 2017

Clean Brexit on its way - finally

Suddenly Brexit looks like a runner, and a sprinter at that. Gone is the waffle over a hard or soft..

By Margareta Pagano

Friday, 9 December 2016

Theresa May fails workers with botched business plans

Back in July – just hours before Andrea Leadsom pulled out of the leadership race – Theresa May made her..

By Margareta Pagano

Wednesday, 30 November 2016

Fund health, fund research, end the North-South divide

There are more ‘world-class’ research-intensive universities in the North of England than in Spain, Italy and France combined. Just think..

By Margareta Pagano