EconomicsThe Revolution Will Be Relaxing: Towards A Wellbeing-based Economy
Imagine a world with 4-day work weeks. Or maybe even as little as 20-hr work weeks. Now liberated from the oppressive grind, general mental health and social wellbeing has improved. You and your…
EconomicsWill there be a recession in the UK in 2022? 8/15 that it happens according to bookmakers!
The chances of a recession in the UK before the end of this year looks more and more likely according to odds by bookmakers this week. It’s now odds on at 8/15 that the UK goes into recession in…
EconomicsBear Market Guide: Five Best Investment Strategies to Fight Inflation
Central banks around the world have hiked interest rates along with intervening in currencies to beat inflation amid the soaring gas and food prices. So what should we do to protect our hard-earn assets?
EconomicsWTO chief Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala warns world edging into ‘global recession’
GENEVA — The World Trade Organisation’s (WTO) chief said on Tuesday that she believes the world is heading towards a global recession due to multiple colliding crises, and called for radical policies…
EconomicsGood Growth? A return to 1980s economic policy: a reflection on the mini budget
Earlier this summer I chaired an IED webinar, “Good growth — how do we look beyond GDP to support the charge to net zero?” With the passing of the mini budget on Friday and a flurry of short reviews…
FreelancerKnow Your Worth — What Your Peers Charge for Commercial Productions
I have seen a lot of producers trying to hire film crew in Los Angeles for sub-standard rates so I got the idea to compile together a list of rates based on discussions that I’ve seen in various…
EconomicsCentral banks are buying them and so should you — precious metals
Basic facts about precious metals to preserve your wealth over a long period. Commodities like gold, silver, palladium, platinum are a good start.