Nigel Hawkes :: Thu, 07/06/2012 - 11:34

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Development gurus forced to eat humble pie

Nigel Hawkes :: Wed, 29/02/2012 - 16:52

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Academics wrangle over fuel poverty and winter deaths

Nigel Hawkes :: Wed, 13/04/2011 - 10:26

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Oxbridge in the doghouse again

The Prime Minister and his deputy have got themselves into deep water by repeating claims about the admissions policy at Oxford University.

Nigel Hawkes :: Tue, 14/12/2010 - 11:07

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Misreading life expectancy

 Readers of blogs on The Economist’s website might expect an understanding of what life expectancy means.

Nigel Hawkes :: Thu, 17/06/2010 - 12:53

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Eeyore takes a look at Britain

Feeling cheerful? Then take a dip into a report that emerged recently from the Cabinet Office.

Nigel Hawkes :: Tue, 08/06/2010 - 09:58

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Eradicating poverty the mean way

Frank Field MP (pictured) has been asked by the Prime Minister to look into poverty.

Rishab Mehan :: Sun, 02/05/2010 - 14:45

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A close look at LibDem claims on pensioner poverty

Pensioners are a favourite group at election-time, some might say for cynical reasons.

Nigel Hawkes :: Tue, 27/10/2009 - 17:29

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Ankle deep in the poverty trap

Labour Party efforts to turn the tables on David Cameron’s attack on the poverty trap show some desperation.