Harvey Schwartz is out of Goldman Sachs succession race

Goldman Sachs president Harvey Schwartz is to retire in April, paving the way for David Solomon, his rival for the top spot, to succeed Lloyd Blankfei(...)

Apples and oranges: the comparison with “US poverty levels” is risible; one economy is at full employment, the other is not even close. Photograph: Thinkstock

The inequality debate is possibly one of the worst instances of statistical abuse since Pythagoras. The most recent outbreak saw commentators – who re(...)