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Philip Inman

Philip Inman

    Ben Bernanke could still cause an economic crash
    Ben Bernanke could still cause an economic crash
    When Ben Bernanke steps down as chairperson of the United States Federal Reserve this week, having presided over his final committee meeting, the...
    Spain: Wealth tax is a practical solution
    Spain: Wealth tax is a practical solution
    There are several principles at stake in the row over Cyprus and its bailout. But one we should ignore is the hysterical reaction to a tax on bank...
    Ailing economies warned to pull up their socks
    Ailing economies warned to pull up their socks
    Spain: The commission gave the country an extra year to carry out one of the harshest deficit cuts in Europe and offered to rescue its ailing...
    Spain pushes farmers to grow more
    Spain pushes farmers to grow more
    The low-lying flatlands around Valencia are still given over to growing paella rice. More than 100 years ago Britain was importing the staple from...
    Growth against all odds
    Growth against all odds
    The eurozone crisis has not stopped the FTSE, the Cac and the Dax climbing for most of the past three months. Throughout the past 90 days of...