Smart consumers. stupid voters

Chris Dillow / August 21, 2019 at 1:02 PM 24 views

What do ordinary folk know about economics? This question has been revived by Simon, who argues that support for a no-deal Brexit is based upon “information failure” caused by our biased and inadequate media. This is in a similar spirit…

Osborne not fit for IMF job

/ August 21, 2019 at 10:47 AM 23 views

William Keegan is right to say that Johnson must "act on the advice of the FT" and reject George Osborne`s claim to be the managing-director of the IMF (Business has very good reason to fear Boris Johnson, 14.07.19). Not only has…

Royals taking us for mugs

/ August 21, 2019 at 9:05 AM 26 views

Politicians here are frequently, and correctly, criticised for taking the public for mugs. When the royal family takes the same approach towards its "subjects", no one appears to bat an eyelid (Prince Andrew "appalled" by sex abuse claims against Epstein,…