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Elizabeth Warren has been telling us for some years now that what ails American capitalism is private equity. It's an odd thing to blame,...
Just what is it that business is supposed to do in these times? How can - how should - the corporate world get on...
Oliver Kamm takes to the pages of The Times occasionally to tells us something about economics and the economy. The interest in these pieces...
This is unlikely to work out well this idea. That a social psychologist brought in to aid the Scottish Government on coronavirus policy is...
Owen Jones wants to tell us all that we should remain infantilised. Nothing can ever be our own fault, nothing is to be our...
We are told that a herd of 200 goats has been terrorising San Jose in California. Hmm, OK, that 200 goats managed to get...

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The BBC Isn’t Grasping This Economics Stuff

True, the World Economic Forum isn't grasping this economics stuff either but that's no excuse. The BBC's remit is to explain to us proles...

This Just In From An Economics Professor

It's all terrible that we measure the economy by what is actually produced, consumed, in the economy. We must, of course, start to measure...

What’s Wrong With Modern Monetary Theory?

Richard Murphy, he of the three professorial positions, asks us what is wrong with his exposition of Modern Monetary Theory. First, in a country...

BBC Chairman States The Blindingly Obvious

As a guide to the British media this isn't bad, even as it's blindingly obvious to any who is capable of thought: Only the over-50s...

Dear Lord Above How Ignorant Can These People Be?

So The American Prospect wants us all to think about paying care workers lots more money. They then bring in what they think is...

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