Author Archives: Ann Pettifor

The consequences of Mr Osborne: More deficit

Ann Pettifor takes Mr Osborne to task for the latest figures on borrowing that show his austerity plan is working the way he planned.

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Banking Commission: A huge, missed opportunity to prevent economic failure

The Vickers Commission’s Interim Report on Banking is a huge missed opportunity; a betrayal, some might say, writes leading financial journalist Ann Pettifor.

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Exposing the greed of the “bankster” Tory PPCs

There appear to be at least 48 financiers fighting for a Parliamentary seat from which to defend the interests of the City – all of them Tory PPCs.

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