Comment & analysis
NEET hotspots – national improvement masks real issues for many places
The number of young people not in employment, education or training (NEETs) has now fallen below a million. Geraint Johnes describes the broader regional patterns.
Britain's economic future relies on seeking out the new
Birgitte Andersen, Director of the Big Innovation Centre and an honorary professor at LUMS, argues the case for innovation as the key driver of economic growth and social progress.View on The Guardian website
Why does Congress oppose gun laws backed by more than 90% of US citizens?
Maurizio Zanardi and colleagues show how electoral incentives might lead politicians to take a pro-gun stance, in line with the interests of a minority of the electorate.