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Gender pay gap

80% of UK companies and public sectors organisations pay women less than men.

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Competition Commission

The Competition Commission (CC) was an independent public body established in 1999 to promote competition in the UK economy. It does this by undertaking investigations into specific markets where competition may be at risk. It also looks at mergers to assess whether competition is likely to be compromised, and can block these mergers, or request modifications to the merger plan. Replaced by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) in 2014.

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WTO rules

What exactly is the 'most favoured nation' rule?

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Model agencies collude to fix rates

Regulators find leading model agencies guilty of price fixing.

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Customs unions

Costs and benefits of customs unions.

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Savings ratio

Savings ratio falls to lowest level on record.

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