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.



Latest Blog Posts



Good bull skills! A herd of 180 cows descend on a Guernsey football pitch as brave players try to shepherd them awayRather ironically, they appear to be Jersey cows, who presumably swam across.

Those on the left (and authoritarians generally) say that a flat rate UBI of £4,000 a year, payable to each UK resident (or whatever the rules are) working age adult on a no-questions asked basis would a) leave existing claimants worse off (it would...

Something else that has been bothering me for a while is the notion of the 'regional skills gap', as mentioned for example here.Productivity and Skills for West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) region are one of the biggest challenges for the regio...

From 1984: "To know and to not know, to be conscious of complete truthfulness while telling carefully constructed lies, to hold simultaneously two opinions which cancelled out, knowing them to be contradictory and believing in both of them, to use lo...

Here's a synthesis of a couple of wailing and bleating emails I've been sent recently, it's all boilerplate stuff:Why go after little landlords like me? I've only got two buy-to-lets which I need for security in my old age (1). Would you rather I be...

Daily Mail on top form

on May 16, 2018

Pensioner tells of terror as Virgin hot air balloon with 14 passengers crash-landed in garden of her £700,000 Hampshire country house...

A new report by the TaxPayers’ Alliance details the enormous savings to British taxpayers by legalising cannabis. The UK could save at least £891.72 million a year in reduced spending by police, prisons, courts and the NHS through pain relief...