Website Archive - Jul 2007

Are politicians bad for education?

One of the political triumphs ascribed to Gordon Brown and Ed Balls (when he was merely Brown's political adviser) was the creation of the monetary policy committee. By removing politicians from sensitive decisions on interest rates and giving the Bank of England independence, the move allowed a more rational, long-term approach to the economy.

17 Jul 2007 Guardian Education

Launch of Mike Baker's blog

Hello. Thanks for visiting this site. 

My blog will begin in September 2007. It...

27 Jul 2007