Don’t go! It’s not you, it’s economics.

In 2016 we asked the UK public if they felt ‘politicians and the media talk about economics in an accessible way’.

Only 12% answered yes.

We think the subject should be clear, real and diverse, so we started the campaign for understandable economics.

News

Making sense of what just happened
Boots marks up its morning after pill to discourage people from buying it. But that's not usually how stores set their prices
by 24 hours ago
It's an argument about a lot more than poultry
by 24 hours ago

Video

Real people talking about real economics
Sun. Sea. Surfeit. Yes, we fancied a holiday, so last week we took to the exotic beaches of Hawaii to ask people for their thoughts on the economy. Here's what they said...
We spoke to London's keenest cosplayers about ComiCon and economics. Here's what they said
"I am financially poorer, though obviously personally very enriched"

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Economics in unexpected places
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by 14 Jul 2017
"A new generation is coming to power. They won’t be interrupted by anything or anyone. They can make the difference in our system."
by 23 Jun 2017
All the words you need to know to make sense of the Brexit negotiations
by 19 Jun 2017
The road to Brexit will not be smooth, and there probably won’t be any cake
by 21 Jun 2017
It’s not just about the money: it’s the T&Cs which are making life difficult for Greeks
by 16 Jun 2017
Lilly Quinn and Sarah Little spent 20 weeks on the road in 2016. So what did they learn?
by 31 Mar 2017
DM Traylor has been homeless for four years. She records her experiences on the blog 'San Diego Homeless Survival Guide'. Below she explains some of the issues around getting and keeping a bank account...
by 03 Mar 2016

Religion

our monthly look at the strange places we find economics
I'm more excited to go shopping than to church...is that bad?!
— Sarah (designer, shopaholic, Christian)
"Everyone has a view on religion. We want to inform the debate, rather than inflame it."
by 13 Apr 2017
I'm more excited to go shopping than to church...is that bad?!
— Sarah (designer, shopaholic, Christian)

We think economics should be for everyone

We think economics should be for everyone