Mark Wadsworth

Blog URL:http://markwadsworth.blogspot.com
Blog Tags:Land Value Tax, Cows, Humour, Statistics, Taxation, Economics, Libertarianism, Simplification
Country:United Kingdom
State/Province:London
Location:London

Economics and cow attacks.



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Here's my summary of a fifteen-minute talk I did last weekend, I think that some people understood it, or at least understood that I understood it.What annoys me is that the the Homeys have a favourite KLN that it would require an army of expensive a...

Friday Night Gear Change

on Sep 23, 2016 in: Music

I haven't heard a decent* new gear change in ages, but my brother in law stepped into the breach.* All gear changes are inherently awful of course, they are the musical lowest-of-the-low, that's why I sometimes like them.MJ Hibbett and the Validators...

It appears that I have wasted all week trying to explain this effect, which seems blindingly obvious to me as it fits in with everything else we know about anything and I'm pretty sure that our physics teacher mentioned it once in passing:Earth surfa...

The following assumes no other changes to our tax and benefits system whatsoever.According to Savills residential property values in the UK are £6,165bn. There are 28.2 million dwellings in the UK.Let us assume that LVT is the equivalent to 3%...

From Quora:Q: Obviously, the source of acceleration (without gravity) is transfer of energy from one object to another or change of its own energy structure so that one of its components changes into increasing energy of motion. But gravity occurs wi...

From here:In Lectures of physics, vol 1 by Feynman, it is written:"Suppose that the piston moves inward, so that the atoms are slowly compressed into a smaller space. What happens when an atom hits the moving piston? Evidently it picks up speed from...

A recent reader's letter in The Evening Standard:On Wednesday air pollution in outer London was worse than in central London, according to AirText. No doubt potential cyclists were put off by the nitrogen dioxide and particulates they would breathe i...