This Incorrect Assumption About Essential Workers

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We hear much these days about "essential workers" and how they're somehow different from the rest of us. The problem with this idea being...

Sadiq Khan Claims Socialism Causes Crime

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As that current little rubric goes, how are you liking your free 60 day trial of socialism? GDP is 6 % or so down...

Good Luck With This

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From the Times Hugging new friends will not be possible until a vaccine or treatment for coronavirus has been found, Matt Hancock has said. The health...

We’re 25% Poorer – When Does The Public Sector Take That Quarter Pay Cut?

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There are various estimations of the fall in GDP as a result of these lockdowns. There are some even saying that it's all a...

Willie Walsh Isn’t Letting An Excellent Crisis Go To Waste

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If we assume that this allegation is correct then Willie Walsh is doing something very sensible - refusing to allow a crisis to go...

Just Say No To A Legal Right To Work From Home

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Come along people, let's not be stupid. Sure, you're politicians and bureaucrats and therefore know entirely sod all about the world. But even you...

Gary Stevenson’s Wealth Inequality Model Of Everything

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Gary Stevenson wants us all to know that he's a new model of the economy, one that explains all. As is usual with a...

Introducing Gary Stevenson Who Will Soon Become The Left’s Favourite Economist

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The Guardian runs a piece by a Gary Stevenson which insists upon an emergency wealth tax. To, well, something but it's very important. Gary...

More Government Spending Isn’t Always The Solution

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There are those who do insist - for entirely reasonable reasons - that more government spending is the answer to every economic woe. Their...

Another Point Of Failure In Modern Monetary Theory

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Argentina is just coming up to its ninth default: Argentina is teetering on the brink of its ninth debt default as its leftist government and...