Dr Moheeb Abualqumboz is a Lecturer in Project Management at the University of Huddersfield. Here he writes for The Conversation about the collapse of the construction giant Carillion and explains why we could expect to see more construction companies failing in the future.
Professor of Politics Brendan Evans comments on UKIP’s leadership angst and the possibility of a re-emergence of Nigel Farage.
Consumer Behaviour expert David Harvey comments on UK retail sales falling by 1.5% in December compared with November
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Irish Politics expert Dr Shaun McDaid comments on the Brexit and growing problem of the Irish border.
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Professor of Politics Brendan Evans comments on the Brexit talks after the Prime Minister’s last-minute deal last week.
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