Global debt has more than doubled in the last 15 years; and according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), it’s the highest it’s ever been.
"Theresa May knows monetary policy isn’t working. QE is increasing inequality, and low interest rates aren’t the solution", writes Fran Boait in the Guardian, 12th October 2016.
Positive Money is putting monetary policy on the political agenda. This was in evidence at the political party conferences this year, where we brought together all-star panels in packed-out rooms to talk about the need for a new form of monetary policy.
Exciting news! Prime Minister Theresa May said in her speech at the Conservative party conference that “change has got to come” on monetary policy.
A new report by the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) shows that people in their early 30s are half as wealthy as people of the same age ten years ago.