Tim Worstall

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There are times when politics seems silly just because people are arguing from a different starting point, a different set of values. There are...
There is indeed a gender pay gap. That hasn't changed, even though the size of it has. What does change is the explanation for...
That headline encompasses a certain difficulty for should I really have put ....business at the end there? Or should it have been ....economics? Or...
It is entirely true that ideology is not enough - it must always be tempered by reference to that reality outside the window. For...
Andy Burnham has done rather the Rahm Emmanuel move. Leave central government and that source of central government power to establish oneself as a...
We could always suppose that it had to happen at some point, that given the Resolution Foundation's propensity to comment upon the economy that...

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It’s The Consumer That Wins In Markets, Not The Supplier

The European Union has just had one of those lessons in freemarket capitalism that so many dislike. That it's the consumer that benefits from...

Finally The Woken SS Are Waking Up To Fast Fashion

It's taken them all long enough but finally the philosphically fashionable have finally woken up to what fast fashion means. Well, they've managed to...

The Difference Between Immigration And Asylum

There's a certain blurring here of the point of the system: People seeking asylum in the UK and Europe on the grounds of sexual orientation...

The Runnymede Trust And The Rugby Football Union

The Runnymede Trust is agitating for the Rugby Football Union to make more intensive studies of how many BAEM folk there are playing the...

If Only Polly Toynbee Actually Understood Anything

Polly Toynbee tells us that there should be a wealth tax. To, umm, well, do something or other: But what if, with one bound, we...

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