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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 4h
don't ask rude rhetorical questions if you don't want polite literal answers.
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Dan Davies 5h
basically yes, because we're showing outsiders that we're not capable of making deals and sticking to them
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Top Reads 11h
“Defying the odds: How to flip a Trump voter using pure logic” —
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Dan Davies 11h
also, only 14% of Labour voters think that getting rid of him will make a difference!
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Dan Davies 12h
This chart absolutely should not attribute "shortfall data" to the EBA. It's from the authors' own calculations.
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Dan Davies 12h
As you know, trained nurses are not typical of the UK's labour imports. Polish builders are.
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Dan Davies 12h
AFAICS the attribution of the capital shortfalls to the EBA is really misleading and ought to be made clear
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Dan Davies 15h
I don't recognise those shortfall numbers - where do they come from in the stress test pack?
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Five Minute Macro 16h
Suppose Trump doesn't get over the line. So what? Does establishment plan on dodging bullets forever, cos that doesn't sound much of a plan.
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Simon Tilford 18h
Could turn the UK into the poor man of Western Europe? A new CER policy brief: 1.
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Dan Davies 15h
we import unskilled workers, not skilled ones and we have very low unemployment
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Dan Davies 16h
One lesson to learn from Scottish and Welsh nationalists and from UKIP is the power of having a long term view.
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Dan Davies 16h
it says that all they need is one piece of legislation
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Dan Davies 16h
Worst markets in living memory. Of goldfish.
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Dan Davies 17h
can't help thinking that reintroducing SecMods might fit well with anti-immigration; creates unskilled workers with no aspirations
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Dan Davies 17h
beginning to think that all that effort I made to learn to spell "Umunna" right first time was wasted.
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Sky News Newsdesk 17h
Poll by suggests 59% of Labour supporters say it is unlikely the party will win next General Election with Jeremy Corbyn as leader
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Sky News Newsdesk 17h
Poll by suggests 45% of Labour supporters think it is unlikely the party will ever win another General Election
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Dan Davies 17h
they also collect VAT which doesn't appear to be a category on that pictogram
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Dan Davies 18h
it doesn't have the competence to regulate clearing houses yet but I wouldn't rely on that
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