9. Productivity: nothing to fear?

Is productivity really a problem for the British economy – or is it simply the way we look at it that is the issue? Peter Kellner thinks so, and Richard Angell interviews him on his new essay for Progress magazine, while Alison McGovern, Stephanie Lloyd and Conor Pope discuss podcasts for popstars, feminists, football fans and wrestlers.

*Peter Kellner’s long read on why productivity isn’t the issue

*Alison recommends The Anfield Wrap, the Economist and Financial Times’ podcasts

*Stephanie recommends Late Night Women’s Hour and Table Manners

*Conor recommends the Totally Football League Show and the (family friendly) Steve Austin Show