Biography of the Author Gillian Tett

Gillian Tett

Contributor to CNA, Asia's leading English-language news platform.

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    Commentary: Has time lost all meaning for you? Join the club

    The shock of COVID-19 restrictions and the regime of working from home has caused our sense of time to collapse, says The Financial Times’ Gillian ...
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    Commentary: The COVID-19 pandemic is trapping domestic violence victims in cages of terror

    Under lockdown, vulnerable families are imprisoned in a cage of terror, stress and abuse, says the Financial Times’ Gillian Tett.
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    Commentary: COVID-19 will hit gig workers particularly hard

    If the outbreak sparks a lasting downturn, low-paid contingent workers are most vulnerable, says the Financial Times’ Gillian Tett.
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    Commentary: It's only a pause for breath in US-China trade tensions

    The reality remains that despite a thaw in trade tensions, many American companies plan to shift production, says the Financial Times' Gillian Tett.
  5. FILE PHOTO: Graduates gather outside Senate House after their graduation ceremony at Cambridge Univ

    Commentary: Should universities even accept donations from hopeful parents?

    The US admissions scandal has shone a light on a broader ethical question around university funding, says the Financial Times Gillian Tett
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    Commentary: Why the world is awash with US$100 bills

    Although we live in an era obsessed with innovations such as contactless transactions, some tangible goods and relationships matter deeply, says ...
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    Commentary: Don't blame the kids, it's grandparents who share more fake news

    People over the age of 65 shared nearly seven times as many articles from fake news domains, Financial Times' Gllian Tett points out.
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    Commentary: Stop talking about the millennials already

    The label is overused, growing old, and creates tensions, says Financial Times' Gillian Tett.
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    Commentary: Overcoming hubris, greed and opacity, lessons of the global financial crisis for China

    Ten years since the global financial crisis, we still miss out on warning signs, yet the next crash may strike soon, says one observer at the ...
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    Commentary: Lessons from Amazon's threat to leave Seattle

    Amazon is indifferent to the costs created by its success and cities need to get smarter about how they handles such businesses, says one observer ...