The ideological reasoning behind UK government policies is that the market is the only way to make public services 'efficient'. Isn't it time we talked about social efficiency, maximising public benefit rather than maximising profit?
The G20 is going to be around for some time. But it will probably be as ineffective as the G8 in stabilizing global capitalism.
Besieged by bankers opposed to regulation of their sector, members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have taken an unusual step