Ross Clark

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Brexit won’t hurt students nearly as much as they think

10 September 2016 9:00 am

What will Brexit really mean for universities and undergraduates? Ross Clark takes a look

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The Brexit bounce that’s making doom-mongers look foolish

10 September 2016 9:00 am

Remainers promised instant catastrophe. It’s not happening. What are they to do now?

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Let’s grown our own money for hi-tech investment

9 July 2016 9:00 am

INVESTMENT - Britain has brilliant ideas but is slow at finding the cash to develop them. Ross Clark explores how this might change

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Buy-to-let is dead. Here comes buy-to-build

21 May 2016 9:00 am

Buy-to-let is dead — many say — killed off by George Osborne’s stamp-duty hike and withdrawal of tax allowances. Welcome…

Spreading the word: boys from independent Dover College carry stacks of books through the town in 1963

Can a public school ever share its culture of success with a local comp?

12 March 2016 9:00 am

There were high hopes when Eton, Wellington and others took local comps under their wing... but the results are mixed, says Ross Clark

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Why British investors are wrong to panic about China

13 February 2016 9:00 am

The western stock-market panic over China is excessive and irrational … so buy now

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Industry

The brain train: engineering and manufacturing need our brightest young people

7 November 2015 9:00 am

Steering our brightest young people towards manufacturing is vital to keep economic recovery on track, says Ross Clark

Four anti-nuclear power protestors stand holding a banner reading 'nuclear waste' on Three Mile Island near Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA, 1979. 1979 saw a core meltdown at the Three Mile Island Nuclear Generating Station. (Photo by Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

The Hinkley Point disaster

24 October 2015 9:00 am

Britain’s new nuclear plant has hardly left the drawing board, but it’s already a case study in what not to do

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The Volkswagen diesel scandal was driven by carbon obsession

3 October 2015 8:00 am

A fixation on carbon emissions will produce many more scandals like the one that has shamed Volkswagen

Sauce for the goose: pupils have been shown to learn best in equal-ability classes, yet academic selection is confined to the private sector

Why do private schools do so well in exams?

19 September 2015 9:00 am

Private schools consistently outperform state schools in exams, but why exactly? A thorough investigation has uncovered the answers, some of them surprising, as Ross Clark finds out

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Inside George Osborne’s empire: how the Chancellor rules Westminster

1 August 2015 9:00 am

The Chancellor has Westminster in his grip

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Why housing associations are the true villains of the property crisis

25 July 2015 9:00 am

The trouble with housing associations

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Test match: revamped GCSEs versus IGCSEs

Now more than ever the ‘I’ in IGCSE is for ‘independent’

14 March 2015 9:00 am

IGCSE exams widen the divide between state and private sectors, writes Ross Clark

Property

Should you buy an office block?

7 March 2015 9:00 am

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As oil prices plunge, I want to profit from the next spike. Here’s how

14 February 2015 9:00 am

The ins and outs of betting on an oil price bounce

Former Prime Minister Tony Blair Gives Evidence To The Leveson Inquiry

Blame Tony Blair for Labour’s new stupidity about wealth

24 January 2015 9:00 am

Labour's attitude to wealth is sliding back into the 1970s - and Tony Blair's new career is one reason why

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Hot tips for investing in property overseas

29 November 2014 10:40 am

Where in the world to invest in property

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London’s real Olympic legacy: paying to build the stadium twice

22 November 2014 9:00 am

Giving London’s Olympic stadium a ‘legacy’ is proving to be a very costly business

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My investment secret: be as boring as you can

11 October 2014 9:00 am

The boring, old, smelly industries do best in the FTSE 100

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Is London’s property bubble about to burst?

20 September 2014 10:40 am

Will London’s housing bubble ever pop?