Archives: Economics

Give devolved powers to the West

Molly’s response to the promise by the government of new funds for the South West, published in the Western Morning News.

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Greens portrayed as anti-austerity Party in Greek election coverage

There has been wide coverage and strong reaction to a statement put out by two Green MEPs following the victory of Syriza in the Greek elections.

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MEP pours cold water on Osborne’s promises

Molly has given a distinctly cool response to George Osborne’s visit to Cornwall announcing new funds for the region.

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QE must be used to boost green economy, says economist MEP

Molly says the quantitative easing (QE) scheme for the Eurozone, likelky to be announced today, will be a hugely missed opportunity and will replicate the errors of a similar package in the UK.

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Green MEPs succeed in forcing parliamentary inquiry into Lux Leaks

The Greens-EFA Group in the European Parliament has succeeded in collecting the necessary signatures to trigger an inquiry following the LuxLeaks tax avoidance scandal.

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