Stagflation with no sign of the stag. Economic growth resurges, at least in the US - perhaps to remarkable levels. Dollar strength no deter…Listen now (38 min) | Happy Thanksgiving
Housing & vultures. Covid restrictions & revolts. Marijuana - there's an app for that.Listen now (42 min) | The war on drugs was lost a long time ago
Panto season starts early: Covid, unlike Cinderella, only comes out at midnight. Apparently. Out and about in Dublin. If the game is truly …Listen now (33 min) | Thanks for reading The Other Hand! Subscribe for free to receive new posts and support our work.
Forecasts for the economy double. Inflation also up a lot. Does debt matter? Shinners in government - mind your pension.Listen now (35 min) | And Covid corner
One year on from the first vaccine. Stock markets signalling all is now fine: rational markets or just another bubble? Why is there no ambi…Listen now (37 min) | Thanks for reading The Other Hand! Subscribe for free to receive new posts and support our work.
Bank of England stumbles and sterling falls. The tax boom is getting boomier. Listen now (29 min) | The return of Covid Corner
Global inflation and supply chain problems are getting worse. Are higher interest rates the answer? Does COP26 need a touch of CBT?Listen now (37 min) | Glastonbury for conspicuous environmentalists?
Mafia-style elites govern us all. But are they making a mistake?Listen now (39 min) | In conversation with Peter van Dessel
Economists still don't know what causes inflation? Is it, today, a nice problem to have? Can Johnson keep his electoral coalition intact? Listen now (39 min) | Is the Uk finally becoming a European country?
A multitude of really big surprises
Booming tax revenues on both sides of the Irish Sea. Sunak & Johnson in conflict or just setting up pre-election tax cuts? Strange economic…Listen now (36 min) | In conversation with Duncan Weldon
Back to the future? That 70s show...again? Reflections on how the age of abundance may be coming to an end. Listen now (35 min) | With special guest Peter Van Dessel