27 January 2017

In defence of rational man

Behavioural economics adds a pseudo-scientific sheen to anti-democracy.

21 June 2016

Varoufakis: no friend of democracy

His new book sums up the Euro-left’s fear of the people.

2 March 2016

Beware greens in progressive clothing

No amount of spin can hide environmentalism's miserablism.

26 March 2015

The real reason Obama hates Bibi

This is more than a personality clash – it’s a shift in the world order.

23 February 2015

This dodgy tax crusade is undermining freedom

The war on tax avoidance boosts arbitrary state power.

10 November 2014

This is not austerity

The A-word is distracting us from addressing the real economic malaise.

25 July 2014

Liberals against liberalism

How did liberals become so elitist and contemptuous of the public?

21 May 2014

‘Beyond GDP’ is code for anti-prosperity

A new campaign promises austerity, social dislocation and a surge in unemployment.

11 April 2014

Hi-tech Malthusianism does progress no favours

Tyler Cowen’s new book underestimates the benefits society could reap from new technology.

18 March 2014

What’s so radical about the rage against inequality?

Inequality campaigners want to curb prosperity and lower horizons.