Huffpo piece – does having money make you happy? Actually, its more that debt makes you miserable…

I had a look at some analysis from the Office of National Statistics, looking at the relationship between wellbeing and household wealth – here’s a link to a huffpo piece that discusses the results.


New Statesman piece on the London Minimum Wage

In the week that Labour’s London Mayoral hopeful Tessa Jowell came out in favour of a London Minimum Wage here’s a link to a piece I published on The Staggers blog that gives more detail on how having a different rate for London is not only needed to be in line with the government’s original intention for the minimum wage but is also OK for low paid workers in the rest of the country.