Our resident economic illiterate, The Matchstick Man, likes to ask awkward questions. This month: if interest rates are 0.5%, why the hell is my bank charging 18.9%?
Our guest contributor Sam Juthani says austerity and ultra-low interest rates have trapped us in a dangerous loop of inequality and low growth.
Here’s our pick of the best economic(ish) stuff we’ve seen on the web in the last fortnight. Have a great weekend!
There’s no evidence that the internet revolution has made most of us better off. So was it all hype, or are the good times still just around the corner?