Debating the Sharing Economy
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Debating the Sharing Economy

—Sociologist Juliet Schor, author of the prescient 1992 bestseller The Overworked American, is one of America’s leading thinkers on how economic issues affect the fabric of people’s everyday lives. Her well-researched report about the success and failings of the sharing economy has been widely discussed in commons circles over the past few weeks. It was… […]

Boris Johnson could lose over half of 20 key marginal seats between Tories and Lib Dems at early election, analysis shows
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Boris Johnson could lose over half of 20 key marginal seats between Tories and Lib Dems at early election, analysis shows

An early general election could result in Boris Johnson losing more than half of 20 key marginals in Conservative and Liberal Democrat battlegrounds, according to a new analysis.  Highlighting the risk of heading to the polls at a snap election for the prime minister, the survey shows the unequivocally anti-Brexit party could swipe seats from… […]

The Lib Dems are set to punish the Conservatives at the next election — but it could be a ‘blessing in disguise’ for Boris Johnson
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The Lib Dems are set to punish the Conservatives at the next election — but it could be a ‘blessing in disguise’ for Boris Johnson

The Liberal Democrats are in a confident mood as they prepare for a possible snap general election. The anti-Brexit party, now led by Jo Swinson, is buoyed by its resurgence in 2019. It surged in local and European Parliament elections earlier this year, and last week won the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election. Some polls have… […]

2019-20 English Premier League season preview: Club-by-club guide
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2019-20 English Premier League season preview: Club-by-club guide

MIKE HEWITT/GETTY IMAGESManchester City’s players celebrate retaining the league title last season. Can they achieve a three-peat?With another season about to kick off, SAM WILSON and WILLIAM DAVID WILSON assess the hopes of all 20 teams in England’s top division. ARSENAL After a promising start, Unai Emery’s first season in charge ended in familiar fashion, with the… […]

The Stars Group Reports Second Quarter 2019 Results; Updates 2019 Full Year Guidance; Appoints New Independent Director
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The Stars Group Reports Second Quarter 2019 Results; Updates 2019 Full Year Guidance; Appoints New Independent Director

TORONTO, Aug. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Stars Group Inc. (NASDAQ: TSG) (TSX: TSGI) today reported its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2019, provided updated 2019 full year guidance ranges, announced the appointment of an additional independent director to its Board of Directors, and provided certain additional highlights and updates. Unless otherwise… […]