Yes, You’re Right, Margrethe Vestager Is An Idiot

The pity being that she's also an EU Commissioner and thus has power over other peoples' lives. The stupidity is here: Margrethe Vestager, the EU...

Short Term Rentals Sound Like a Useful Solution To Temporary Homelessness

It's odd the things people will complain about: Short-term lettings through Airbnb and other online platforms are “growing out of control” in London with up...

Hayek Was Right About This NHS And Serfdom Thing

The standard point made about the Road to Serfdom is that the silly old Austrian didn't know what he was talking about. How can...

Building Houses Means Fewer Affordable Houses

A wondrous perversion of the language here: We’ve a claim here that creating more housing reduces the amount of affordable housing there is. No, really: If...

Isn’t This Just Disgusting And Horrible, To Insist Government Kepp Its Word?

I can't think of anything worse myself: In fact, Centerbridge has been one of the most aggressive hedge funds, known as “vulture funds” on the...

Envy of the World PT 371

From our Swindon Correspondent: Health chiefs are to spend £40million cutting the time doctors and nurses waste logging on to computers. Health Secretary Matt Hancock said...

The Effects Of Rent Control And Nimbyism

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San Francisco won't allow the building up of the city - tower blocks aren't to be allowed to spoil things. San Francisco won't allow...

Regulating Big Tech – Can’t They Keep The Story Straight?

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We must regulate big tech because, well, it's big and it's tech, d'ye see? What, after all, is the point of striving to be...

A British Bureaucracy That Is Just Badly Managed, Not Underfunded

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An interesting report on the London Fire Brigade. Which insists that it is not underfunded, it's just that the management is more than a...

The Reason Macron Demands Regulatory Harmonisation

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Macron, our Gallic Buddy, is demanding regulatory harmonisation if the newly liberated UK economy is going to enjoy and easy trading relationship with the...