Penelope Leach’s new book Family Breakdown is horrible

Penelope Leach's new book Family Breakdown is horrible Pre-school children whose parents are separated should not be allowed to spend the night with their fathers, said a top parenting expert.Psychologist Penelope Leach, whose books have sold millions, accused couples who have split up and arrange sleepovers of putting their own rights ahead of their children’s. … Continue reading Penelope Leach’s new book Family Breakdown is horrible

American house prices compared to Europe's

House prices have lost nearly all the real gains they notched up in the bubble period (see chart). That makes for a marked contrast with Europe, where prices may be off their peaks but have not lost all their real gains. Why the difference?Many people think that owning a house is a certain moneymaker, but … Continue reading American house prices compared to Europe's

American house prices compared to Europe’s

House prices have lost nearly all the real gains they notched up in the bubble period (see chart). That makes for a marked contrast with Europe, where prices may be off their peaks but have not lost all their real gains. Why the difference?Many people think that owning a house is a certain moneymaker, but … Continue reading American house prices compared to Europe’s