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Songwriters on Songwriting: Norman Lamont

For the first of a short series on songwriters in the Edinburgh area, here’s an interview with Norman Lamont. First up, here’s how he introduces himself: 739 more words

Fairy dust the magic ingredient that makes for successful policy making


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Economics is a subject that is never related to the childhood world of fairy tales, yet Tinkerbell* and her magic dust is a useful concept to use in economic analysis. 1,136 more words

Re-engaging with Iran

It is 35 years since the Iranian Revolution and the US hostage crisis, yet the rhetoric between Tehran and the “Great Satan” America hardly seems to have varied during that time. 296 more words

David Hannay

Black Wednesday -Conspiracy or Coincidence?

is it coincidence theory or conspiracy theory?
black wednesday 1992

UK taxpayers lost billions as john majors government tried to prop up sterling
in the ERM exchange rate mechanism- britain lost billions buying sterling even though experts say they could have made profit by buying foreign currency instead… 202 more words