Mark Wadsworth

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Blog Tags:Land Value Tax, Cows, Humour, Statistics, Taxation, Economics, Libertarianism, Simplification
Country:United Kingdom

Economics and cow attacks.

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From here:Global mean warming [has] reached 1°C above preindustrial for the first time. It is a signal from the climate system that time is running out if we are to be able to reduce emissions fast enough so as to hold warming below 2°C, and ultima...

Voices in my head

on May 17, 2019 in: Humour

TV advert: "Adopt a snow leopard to save the species from extinction."Voice: "What's the point? It's going to know straight away I'm not it's real Dad."...

The MEP elections in Great Britain, to be next held on 23 May 2019, use the d'Hondt system for allocating seats in each of eleven constituencies/regions.Whether the Remain parties (Lib Dem, Green and Change UK) have shot themselves in the foot (feet?

From City AM Debate:Is the Tesco boss right to call for slashed business rates and an online tax to save the high street?Robert Palmer, executive director of Tax Justice UK, says YES [actually he says 'no', but hey]Since it’s likely that an online...

DIY door knob gripe

on May 13, 2019 in: DIY

I learned something new at the weekend, there's a good summary here:Sprung v Unsprung Door Handles [for 'handles' read 'knobs']Springs are required to get door handles to return to the horizontal after they have been pushed down. The spring can be lo...

Scary ingredients!

on May 13, 2019

Tonight I shall be cooking chicken pasta bake, but without the human flesh...

... I'm "staying carbohydrated".