An old joke says that there are three types of economists: those who can count and those who can't. A more important distinction for the eurozone is between economists who understand that demand is important and those who don't.
In one month's time (Thursday, 18 September), people in the UK will be asked a historically momentous question to which they
should give a simple answer. The question is: "Should Scotland be an independent country?"
The older I get, the more I see one specific problem that hinders
communication, both personal and professional. This is the inability to
understand that others might have different views. So, please tell us what you really think.