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



Yeah! Go Lib Dems!

on Nov 18, 2019

Jo Swinson doesn't seem to grasp the logic behind LVT, she's mis-selling it, but good stuff nonetheless from The Daily Mail:Ms Swinson told delegates: "The Liberal Democrats are committed to supporting small businesses who are the engine of our econo...

Labour wants to ban private schools. Well, not all private schools, nurseries, private tutors, and universities will still be able to charge fees, but most of them and all of those that are misleadingly called "public" schools, and especially Eton,...

From The Guardian:The [Neo-Assyrian] empire emerged in about 912BC and grew to stretch from the Mediterranean down to Egypt and out to the Persian Gulf.But shortly after the death of the king Ashurbanipal around 630BC, the empire began to crumble, wi...

Yeah, right.

on Nov 14, 2019

From The Register:As many as 20 per cent of UK businesses are axing contractors completely in order to ensure they are fully tax compliant ahead of IR35 changes next year, according to a survey.Recruitment consultancy and IT outsourcer Harvey Nash in...

Boris Johnson got grief for doing this, but as he says himself, "‘This really is how I make my tea. ‘It lets it brew and makes it stronger."I usually pour in the milk before removing the bag so that I can see whether it looks strong enough; if&nb...

OK, The Daily Mash is exaggerating, but there is a lot of truth in this.The student's landlord makes a lot more profit than the universities they attend, who, taken as a whole together with Student Loans Company and the taxpayer, probably make a cash...

Headline by the BBC.Everybody is totally baffled, as am I. Stumped. The whole thing is a mystery.