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.

23 January 2014

The Wolf of Wall Street: a film fit for Ed Miliband

Scorsese’s snobbish portrayal of self-made traders bears all the anti-prosperity hang-ups of politicians today.

14 January 2014

Ariel Sharon and the death of the Israeli dream

Sharon's shift from ‘hawk’ to negotiator told a bigger story about Israel.

2 December 2013

Boris Johnson is not Gordon Gekko

Boris Johnson's speech was far less radical than his critics thought it was.

30 August 2013

The EU: a club for anti-democrats

How Brussels became a hiding place for elites sick of dealing with the demos.

19 July 2013

Banker-bashing makes you go blind

Five reasons why it's wrong, and dangerous, to blame bankers for the crisis.