Turkey buys time before day of IMF reckoning
September 9, 2018

Main elements of crisis remain unaddressed, with eventual bailout most probable outcome

Until reports came on Thursday night that the US was preparing to impose more sanctions, the Turkish government had had a decent few days. The currency crisis, Continue reading

Ten years after the financial crash, the timid left should be full of regrets | Larry Elliott
September 6, 2018

Capitalisms near-death experience was a golden opportunity for progressives. But they blew it, says the Guardians economics editor Larry Elliott

Placards are being prepared. Photo-opportunities are being organised. A list of demands is being drawn up by a coalition Continue reading

Elizabeth Warren unveils bold new plan to reshape American capitalism
August 23, 2018

Accountable Capitalism Act would bring about fundamental change, redistribute wealth and give more power to workers

Elizabeth Warren, the Massachusetts senator tipped as a Democratic presidential candidate in 2020, has unveiled new plans for legislation aimed at reining in Continue reading

Tesla shares soar after Elon Musk floats plan to take company private
August 16, 2018

Musk tweets plan as it emerges Saudi Arabia has built up $2.9bn stake in tech giant

Elon Musk has launched a campaign to take Tesla private on a day that included several provocative tweets, a suspension (and resumption) of trading Continue reading