False Economy ran from 2010-2015. This site is no longer being updated, but the False Economy research team continue to report at Sentinel News.
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Posts by Nigel Stanley

This is not a pension reform – it is simply a pay cut

29 Jun 2011: Nigel Stanley demolishes the myths used to justify cuts to public sector pensions.
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We are winning the arguments

7 Mar 2011: Polls show that straight after the election the government was winning the arguments. But public opinion has now moved decisively.
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What do you think of it so far? (and why Shrewsbury is in Wales)

11 Feb 2011: False Economy will launch formally soon – please tell us what you think and if there are any changes you would like to see
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Introducing a new economic comparator: Pudsey

20 Dec 2010: Ministers say charities can step into the gap caused by cuts to services. So how many Children in Need appeals would it take to fill the gap?
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Welcome to False Economy

29 Nov 2010: Unlike some campaigns we will always be clear about our funding and supporters.
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