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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No pun intended?

on Jun 15, 2018 in: Humour

From the BBC:Mrs Cilliers, a highly-experienced parachuting instructor, suffered near-fatal injuries when both her main and reserve parachutes failed in a jump at the Army Parachute Association... Her husband, who was an experienced parachute packer,...

Via a Resolution Foundation email newsletter, this fine study which confirms what we knew all along:By combining new macroeconomic statistics on the activities of multinational companies with the national accounts of tax havens and the world’s othe...

They had it coming

on Jun 14, 2018

From City AM:Big Four accountancy giant PwC has been slapped with a record £10m fine from the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) for its work auditing retailer BHS prior to its sale for £1.The PwC partner who conducted the audit, Steve Denison, is a...

1. Watch out for the Lewisham East by-election results tomorrow, with a bit of luck our candidate Thomas Hall won't come last (which would be a first for us!). Honourable mention to Richard G who has delivered thousands of our leaflets over the past...

Boo hoo, frankly.

on Jun 12, 2018

Something tax related was in the news a bit last week, the most recent/relevant article I can track down is a six months old Daily Mirror article, which refuses to load properly so lets go with the Daily Mail's version:Hundreds of workers risk bankru...

Generation Rent are launching a campaign to scrap Section 21, also known as no-fault evictions.Wed 13 June 2018 18:45 – 21:00Karakusevic Carson Architects Unit E03, The Biscuit Factory 100 Clements Road London...

From the BBC:Discount retailer Poundworld has appointed administrators, putting 5,100 jobs at risk.The move came after talks with a potential buyer, R Capital, collapsed leaving Poundworld with no option other than administration.Poundworld, which se...