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Inequality is bad for growth, says OECD

Inequality is increasing in Britain again, says the OECD, as it argues that economic growth would be promoted by policies to narrow the gap between rich and poor.

21 May 2015

Robert Peston

Economics editor

Robert Peston

Thomas Cook chief executive apologises to family over Corfu tragedy

Peter Fankhauser tells BBC that he is “deeply sorry” following deaths of Bobby and Christi Shepherd. “We failed to show compassion.”

20 May 2015

Kamal Ahmed

Business editor

Kamal Ahmed

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