Robert Skidelsky is a Keynesian economist, crossbench member of the House of Lords and co-author of How Much is Enough?
The folly of George Osborne: Growth is good – but the point of it is to make us feel better, and we don’t
25 October 2013 06:47 PM
Osborne’s satisfaction is like a football team celebrating a goal, while being 3 nil down
06 August 2012 12:00 AM
Ian Little had the finest mind in post-war British economics. In the opinion of his Oxford contemporary Francis Seton he "combined the most rarefied forms of abstract thinking with a down-to-earth pragmatism". He is best known for his contributions to welfare and development economics.
22 June 2012 08:00 PM
Answered this week by Robert Skidelsky
22 June 1999 12:02 AM
24 October 1998 12:02 AM
18 September 1996 12:02 AM
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- 2 Council bans use of word ‘Commie’ – but ‘fascist’ and ‘Nazi’ are fine
- 3 The man who made Femen: New film outs Victor Svyatski as the mastermind behind the protest group and its breast-baring stunts
- 4 The poorest pay the price for austerity: Workers face biggest fall in living standards since Victorian era
- 5 Mass murder in the Middle East is funded by our friends the Saudis