Matthew Partridge looks at what we can learn from the Bre-X gold mining scandal that cost investors $75m.
Articles written by Dr Matthew Partridge
Book review: Winners Take All
Philanthrocapitalism is a sham, argues Anand Giridharadas – a cover for dodging taxes or pushing causes dear to the hearts of the super-rich.
Book review: The New Authoritarianism
The populist backlash against the role of experts in the political process isn’t such a bad thing, says Professor Salvatore Babones.
This a revival of a lesser-known play by the American playwright Arthur Miller examines what happens when the music stops, and the financial boom turns to bust.
The Green New Deal proposed by a group of US politicians would be expensive and unworkable, says Matthew Partridge.
As drama over the e-commerce giant’s second US headquarters continues, New York’s welcome has cooled. Matthew Partridge reports
Matthew Partridge looks the fraud perpetrated by Robert Allen Stanford, which netted him $7bn from certificates of deposit.
It’s 15 months before the next London mayoral election, due to be held in May 2020, and already both the bookies and the betting exchanges are starting to offer some markets on the poll.
We all have too many possessions – that’s good news for self-storage group Safestore, says Matthew Partridge.
Facebook, the social-media behemoth, turned 15 this week. Its latest quarterly results were unexpectedly good. But what next?