Sophie McBain

Woman-Specific Financial Advice Guides Are a Crock
And they're a way of distracting from the real issue, too
May 02, 2014

Are women less savvy with money? No. They're more likely to disadvantaged by the economic system—something a spate of recent books ignores.

Everybody Is Anxious, and Nobody Wants to Talk About It
April 18, 2014

Is it possible that we’ve just watched too many Woody Allen films?

Why We Should All Be Working Less
April 11, 2014

In France, unions and employers’ federations just signed a legally binding deal stipulating that workers should not have to check their work emails after they leave the office. Should we all follow suit? 

Alzheimer's is a Terrible Disease. If You Live in a Poor Country, It's Even Worse.
December 13, 2013

In 2050, 71 per cent of Alzheimer's patients will be in low to middle income countries. Will they be able to access medical care?

Europe's Most Racist Christmas Tradition
December 06, 2013

A blackface holiday in the continent's most famously tolerant country