Jonathan is Head of Research (Acting) at UK Music and also Chief Economist at the think-tank Demos. In addition to his research and economic work, he is Deputy Editor of the Labour Uncut blog and Associate Editor of Progress magazine.
Jonathan is a former ministerial advisor and senior consultant at Europe Economics.
Since becoming a freelance consultant he has completed projects for Action for Children, Centre for London, Demos and UK Music. He’s especially interested in the economics of the creative industries and the economic and political futures of UK cities. Jonathan holds degrees from three leading universities in Economics and Politics, including an M Phil in Political Thought and Intellectual History.
Peter Mandelson on Roy Jenkins: It was the oppositionist, “them and us” class warriors he could not stand http://t.co/zLoN5gjLkV
Billy Bragg writes in the Guardian that Scottish independence is left-wing. Paul Collier in the FT that it may encourage conflict in Africa.
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