Entries by Phil Shanks from 02/2012

A New School of Economics

| Posted 02.03.2012 | UK Politics

Unlike a pure Keynesian approach of investment in infrastructure to promote employment and through this economic activity, I am suggesting that we use investment to redistribute cash and create activity which leads to jobs.

Unleash the Privateers

| Posted 02.14.2012 | Business

The small and medium sector, our privateers, remain becalmed by the lack of bank finance and unable to join the battle. I am confident that it is safe to unleash them yet again, put some wind in their sails and reap the benefits.

The Streets of Gold Are a Two-Way Street

| Posted 02.16.2012 | UK Politics

We can't be scared of being told, 'That has been done before' or 'what a silly idea'. Banging on the doors of government is no different, easier or harder than doing business and building relationships with other businesses. We just think that it is. But it's not.

The Way of the Dragon

| Posted 02.28.2012 | UK

The structural faults that ripped the economy apart have really only been papered over.