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Dan Davies
Senior Research Advisor, Frontline Analysts. Economics, finance, jokes. Warning: often a high output feed.
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Dan Davies 14h
Replying to @AnneCW @HeerJeet
Shit film but amazing double bass playing
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Dan Davies 14h
I've never heard it called that before
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Dan Davies 14h
Replying to @HeerJeet
Lost In Fucking Translation
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Dan Davies 14h
Replying to @moorehn @FaithPennick
I have to confirm this; the Black and gay guys also occasionally use fellatio as a source of metaphors
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Dan Davies 14h
Replying to @moorehn
Journalists and doctors, on the other hand, express themselves purely through policy speeches with an occasional Jane Austen quote
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Dan Davies 14h
Replying to @alexvtunzelmann
All it made me think was how sad I am that John Bird is dead
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Dan Davies Jul 27
The fault also lies with their cheerleaders in the media who ridiculed all warnings that it was difficult and more planning was needed
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Dan Davies Jul 27
Is that why they've spent twelve months going "yah Remoaners" and accusing people of talking Britain down?
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Nicolas Veron Jul 26
Good reporting on European debate on clearing houses being as much about supervisory philosophy as territorial turf.
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Dan Davies Jul 27
The civil service does what ministers tell it to do. It's got neither budget nor vires to do big studies that haven't been commissioned
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Dan Davies Jul 27
Replying to @georgemagnus1
Possibly but (particularly if one doesn't subject everything to a net immigration target) CH is a reasonably sensible aspiration
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Dan Davies Jul 27
Possibly but there must be more going on - Ireland has very high productivity but still gets housing booms
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Dan Davies Jul 27
Replying to @georgemagnus1
It's almost as if some of these media organisations have a vested interest in promoting party splits
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Dan Davies Jul 27
Replying to @georgemagnus1
Yes, this has been KS (and official Labour) position since the manifesto. Chat shows have no role in the Party constitution
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Dan Davies Jul 27
Of course he is, he's Greek
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Dan Davies Jul 27
My PhD dissertation is on the importance of indefensible ethnic stereotypes in macroeconomic theory
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Dan Davies Jul 27
You can live quite well in Tuscany on no taxable profits I hear
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Dan Davies Jul 27
I would even guess that this is mainly depreciation and measurement issues; Italian owners taking their profits out differently
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Dan Davies Jul 27
Yes, Italy's got the same demographics as Germany so why would we be surprised that it tends toward a similar current a/c?
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Dan Davies Jul 27
Replying to @georgemagnus1
The full position was "tariff free access, no customs red tape and a deal that works for services". (But implicitly not membership) Swiss.
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