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
Tax the rich more, pay the poor more, borrow a little bit more
by 6 days ago
Strong and stable and strong and stable and strong and stable – it's the Conservative Manifesto
by 6 days 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"

Learn

Our bite-size guide to the economy around you

More

Economics in unexpected places
Macron's the youngest leader France has had since Napoleon. And who knew you could be 'Supreme Leader' by 27?
by 2 weeks ago
Lilly Quinn and Sarah Little spent 20 weeks on the road in 2016. So what did they learn?
by 31 Mar 2017
By making banking more intuitive, startups like Monzo think they can challenge the big banks
by 01 Mar 2017
"The price will definitely go down. If legal cannabis were more expensive than illegal cannabis, that'd be seriously unpopular!"
by 20 Apr 2017

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