I hope you enjoyed what we suggested in April. Here’s what caught our attention in May.
#1 Who doesn’t love music?
Well, we don’t know the MPC’s music tastes, but your Spotify playlist may be the reason behind the next interest rate hike.
#2 …and if you love live music, you have no more excuses
London’s street performers are embracing cashless payments.
#3 There will always be some winners and some losers, but we should not be scared of technology progress
AI is creating jobs, not destroying them, according to company bosses.
#4 Robots may create a greener way to get rid of weeds
Look out weeds (and the pesticides industry) robots are coming for you…
#5 Evergreen: Brexit and the Custom Union
Sky Views: We're staying in the Customs Union, and here's why.
#6 Brexit bottleneck
This time it’s about language skills.
#7 …and of course the Irish border
Post-Brexit Irish Sea border exists already.
#8 “One if by land, and two if by sea”
Evaluating the Eurasian Landbridge - will trains ever replace ships on China-EU trade routes?
#9 It may be temporary, but this is big news
China’s vanished current-account surplus will change the world economy.