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The cost of ill health, says MARK CARNEY

The cost of ill health, says MARK CARNEY
The cost of ill health, says MARK CARNEY YOU. YOUR parents. Your partner. Your friend, colleague, child, brother, sister, neighbour. Of any four people one will suffer an episode of mental illness. That’s a quarter of the population, more than 16million people. As an economist I can’t resist rolling out numbers. Bear with me, they’re important. The cost of... Read More

One cheer for the Tory initiative on grammar schools, says Chris McGovern

One cheer for the Tory initiative on grammar schools, says Chris McGovern
One cheer for the Tory initiative on grammar schools, says Chris McGovern DAMIAN HINDS, the Education Secretary, has announced a £50million funding package to support grammar schools that wish to expand. An underlying intention is to increase the number of grammar school places for children from underprivileged backgrounds. One cheer for the Tory initiative on grammar schools, says Chris... Read More