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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NIMBY's of the week...

on Feb 24, 2017

Other than to say this was a screenshot taken from this video, I've really nothing to add to this one...

Because freeholders do not pay compensation, as tax, for their right to exclude others from valuable locations, they are in receipt of an implicit State subsidy worth around £200bn per year. Not only does this get capitalised into selling prices and...

From Wiki and Wiki:Mathematician Katherine Goble works as a "computer" in the segregated West Area Computers division of the Qing Dynasty during the 43rd year (1961) of the reign of the Qianlong Emperor, alongside aspiring engineer Mary Jackson, a fe...

The director of a London landlord writes in City AM:Ultimately, business rates are a property tax rather than a corporate one, and for some companies this means that there is a relatively straightforward solution: move location. Businesses currently...

Quite clearly we don't, or we wouldn't do it, but people keep bringing up the topic, so here goes...For example, they have posters up at my local Tesco saying Love Food Hate Waste. They had a segment on a recent Food Unwrapped programme (which are ve...

Shock News from the Bank of England.They admit that 'We are unlikely to spot next financial crisis'.Dear Mr Carney,Can I make three small suggestions that may help you with regards to your inability to understand and model the economy and society aro...

More rent seeking in the City AM:In one part of Whitehall, the Department for Transport, ministers and civil servants recognise the importance of developing policies over the next decade to help UK aviation to grow sustainably...But their efforts wil...