80% of UK companies and public sectors organisations pay women less than men.Read more
The measure of housing affordability shown below relates to the ratio of median gross annual earnings and the purchase price of a property - with data on both newly-built property and existing property. Existing property is more affordable than new property, with a ratio of just under 10 times income for new-builds (in 2017) compared with 7.5 times income for existing property.
Housing became more afforable after the house price crash of 2008 to 2010, but following the recovery and a bouyant housing market property has become increasingly less affordable.
What exactly is the 'most favoured nation' rule?Read more
Regulators find leading model agencies guilty of price fixing.Read more Read more
Costs and benefits of customs unions.Read more
Savings ratio falls to lowest level on record.Read more