Jonathan is Head of Research 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.
...could burst forward from there + Gerrard or Lucas drop back to cover him. 8 midfielders, 2 defenders. Total football. @anthonypainter 2/2
Btw @anthonypainter slightly mad idea: they could drop Srktel for Can, who could play role Carrick plays for Utd. In fact, Can... 1/2
@anthonypainter ... he'd prefer. But he can burst forward with the ball in a way that makes things happen, so I think risk worth taking
@anthonypainter Yes, agree. Think more difficult question is whether to keep Markovic as left wing back. It asks him to defend more than...
@anthonypainter Sakho as wing back? Surely not.
@anthonypainter Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes - But maybe stick with the more stabilising option of Lucas for now... 2/2
@anthonypainter Back to Mingolet? Stick 3-4-3? With Markovic at left wing back? Does Can deserve a go? 1/2
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