Articles by: Stefan Simons

Whose Fault Is the Gender Pay Gap?

May 25, 2014 1:07 pm0 comments
Whose Fault Is the Gender Pay Gap?

Every so often a new report is published describing how the gender pay gap still exists and how it’s not really getting any smaller. A recent study from the CMI estimates that at the current rate, it will take 75 years for the gap to disappear completely. This seems an […]

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Three Questions for FIFA

October 13, 2013 11:43 am0 comments
Three Questions for FIFA

Several senior figures of the footballing world including Sepp Blatter himself have come out recently saying that the Qatar World Cup needs to be moved to winter as it’s simply not viable to host the World Cup in the summer there due to the extreme heat. In fact, UEFA has […]

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Whose fault is Google’s tax bill?

May 21, 2013 12:00 pm0 comments
Whose fault is Google’s tax bill?

Google is the latest in a long line of companies that are being pariahed for their tax affairs. It’s not just big corporations that are being targeted either. Even the sometimes funny Jimmy Carr isn’t immune from this modern day witch hunt. Whilst most of the newspapers and many MPs […]

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Iran – The Solution to America’s Gun Problem

January 18, 2013 6:00 pm4 comments
Iran – The Solution to America’s Gun Problem

To most people in the UK, the gun debate in the US is a complete mystery. It seems obvious to us that less guns should equate to less gun-related deaths. But to Americans, the debate is about much more than that.

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