Robert Jenrick / The Treasury
Robert Jenrick MP, currently the UK Treasury’s lead spokesperson on economic growth and productivity, was once attacked by the Daily Mail for being too rich.
We asked him whether he believes that wealth inequality might be holding back economic growth.
He also talked about the economic effect of companies like Deliveroo and Uber, as they create thousands of poorly paid jobs.
And he had a crack at the “horse-sized duck” problem.
LONDON — Robert Jenrick knows a bit about inequality.
When he was running for his seat as Conservative Member of Parliament for Newark, a rural-suburban constituency near Nottingham, he was attacked by the Daily Mail for being too rich: “Tory candidate Robert Jenrick says that just because he has three homes ‘it doesn’t mean I don’t know about life on the breadline,'” the tabloid wailed.See the rest of the story at Business Insider
Owning a supercar isn’t as cool as you think — here’s whyCostco employees share their 9 best tips for getting an even better deal on your next run to the storeDisney World cast members share the 7 annoying things they wish park-goers would stop doing