The Great Debate UK

from Breakingviews:

Enjoy UK’s economic idyll while it lasts

January 21, 2015

By Swaha Pattanaik

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

Superstar economics: It’s all showbiz now

June 7, 2011

By Laurence Copeland. The opinions expressed are his own.

It seems barely a week goes by without another shock report about the ever-widening gap between those at the top of the earnings distribution and the rest of us. The facts are by now well-established. Throughout the Western world, but most noticeably in Britain and America, the earnings of the top one or two percent are accelerating into the stratosphere, leaving the middle class a long way behind, and the working class completely out of sight. How can one explain this global phenomenon?

Japan lags behind in gender equality

By Atsuko Kitayama
March 7, 2010

Atsuko Kitayama is a a Reuters translator and correspondent based in TorontoReuters is hosting a “follow-the-sun” live blog on Monday, March 8, 2010, International Women’s Day. Please tune in.-

Battle over wages: the male-female wage gap

March 7, 2010

Ali Steed Alison Steed is the editor of the personal finance website for women and families MyMoneyDiva.com. The opinions expressed are her own. Reuters will host a “follow-the-sun” live blog on Monday, March 8, 2010, International Women’s Day.

Government must act on bold promises to UK manufacturers

August 5, 2009

radley1– Steve Radley is Director of Policy at EEF, Britain’s manufacturers’ organisation. The views expressed are his own.

What our wellbeing says about the economy

July 30, 2009

peter-dixon– Peter Dixon is a guest columnist, the views expressed are his own. He is global financial economist at Commerzbank