Dennis Rasmussen, of Tufts, discusses his new book The Infidel and the Professor, which examines the friendship between David Hume and Adam Smith and how it changed our perception of truth and the world.
The author and Financial Times columnist discusses his new book “Fifty Inventions that Shaped the Modern Economy” as well as the pace of productivity growth today, the impact of Brexit on the UK economy, and the astonishing success of his book and column “The Undercover Economist.”
The economy in the United Kingdom grew at an annualized rate of 1.7% in the.
The economies of Europe and the United States are inextricably linked and in an ideal world, a number of factors motivate a trade deal such as the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership. This column, taken from a recent VoxEU eBook, argues, however, that given the Brexit referendum in the UK and the election of Donald Trump as US president, as well as a number of other pre-existing complications, achieving such agreements will be highly contentious.
Edward Luce is the Washington bureau chief and widely-read commentator for the Financial Times, which.
The National Health Service (NHS) is one of the UK’s largest employers. It’s also one.