The [pension] politician's fallacy

Jonathan Stapleton
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"We must do something, this is something, therefore we must do this," is the politician's fallacy famously expounded by Sir Humphrey Appleby in the BBC sitcom Yes, Prime Minister.

I feel we are heading in the same direction with regards to Carillion. Over the past two weeks, we have had Theresa May vowing to target UK company pension abuse; secretary of state for work and...

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