Stiglitz on Tax Cuts.7/27/20170 CommentsWhy Tax Cuts for the Rich Solve NothingTweet NEW YORK – Although America’s right-wing plutocrats may disagree about how to rank the country’s major problems – for example, inequality, slow growth, low productivity, opioid addiction, poor schools, and deteriorating infrastructure – the solution is always the same: lower taxes and deregulation, to … Continue reading Stiglitz, Tax Cuts and Trickle Down.
Profitless usurer, why dost thou useSo great a sum of sums, yet canst not live?For having traffic with thy self alone,Thou of thy self thy sweet self dost deceive:Then how when nature calls thee to be gone,What acceptable audit canst thou leave? William Shakespeare, The Sonnets , IV. https://archive.org/details/StephenZarlengaTheLostScienceOfMoneyScan44Mb THE USURY ERROR It would have been a … Continue reading “Ceterum censeo Carthaginem esse delendam”, nihil sub sole novum. The UK the EUssr’s Carthage. #MayMustFall #WTOSOBeIt.
Why do people think Brexit is a good idea?I only see downsides of brexit. But then I’m a bitter, whinging remoaner living in the cosmopolitan bubble. I’m hoping brexiters can tell mea) What is the main thing that you hope will happen after brexit?b) Why do you think that will be a good thing?c) Do … Continue reading Why do people think Brexit is a good idea?
Looking at Serfdom there is a link to the excellent Wikipedia article to Brad De Longs Blog, he is I see from Wikipedia reckoned to be the 754th most influential economist in the World, He is a Professor at Berkely, where no less than two of my Former Business Partners are also Tenured Professors, also … Continue reading The Road to Serfdom, Directions from a Blind Man. ( I would not start from here?) Krugman, De-Long, Keen , Varafoukis.) Lietaer and Kreutz, Who He?
A Fascinating Paper and also a very interesting discussion.Ian Andersons Album Homo Eraticus particularly the opening Track Dogger Land might hold some clues to the close relationship to Dutch and British Peoples.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UwpuLsQX3echttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DoggerlandMy interest is less academic and more Literary. My New Novel Conquest of DoughExamines The Development of Cereal Farming and Monetary Measures and the … Continue reading The Bell Beaker Hypothesis. #ConquestofDough #ModernMythology
Another long Day at the coal face of pre history. The early development of Farming and the trade routes between those first Farming communities are integral to What we are as Human Beings, Communities, Societies and Nations today. Anyway I really Liked this Graphic from the Wikipedia Article on the Mesolithic Period in pre historic … Continue reading Back to the Beginning. WIll Cuppy and the rise and fall of other Distractions.
This is a wonderful visionary and reflective piece. Carl Bildt is to be congratulated in tackling the Aachen Mafia. These issues of Subsidiarity are most obvious in the Exclusive competencies of the Commission and its relationship to the ECB. Bernar Leitaer advised on , indeed all but designed the ERM, his early design was torn … Continue reading More Europe Less Brussels. #Brexit #ConquestofDough
For some strange reason I can not get this page to format properly with this combination of content? The formatting worked perfectly well on the Novels web site so hhere a link where this post can be read properly formatted , strangely enough at the home for which it was intended.http://theconquestofdough.weebly.com/blog-progress-on-the-book-and-selected-blogs-of-yore0 Comments A brilliant lecture. These themes and insights are essential to realising … Continue reading How Grains Domesticated Us. Re-post Formatting problems. Written For the COnquest of Dough Blog.
A Busy week Writing the first 5 Chapters of My New Novel, The Conquest of Dough. The Epilogue and Chapter 1 can be found in Pre Editor State on the Web Site I have made to store some of my references from Researching the Novel over the last 18 months.I have over 300,000 words of … Continue reading The Conquest Of Dough. One Week In and Words are pouring out of the grey Space and back into the Ether. Channeling Something?
Pippa BartolottiYesterday at 12:28pm · The Telsa Model 3 is now in production here in the UK. OK I still can't afford it, but a range of 215 miles is good, and Having driven a Leaf for nearly 4 years I'm getting addicted to the 'Ludicrous Mode' of EV's which will get you from 0-60 in 2.5 … Continue reading Electric Cars, Hybrids, renewables, Distributed networks and subsidiartiy Energy Self Sufficinency and the Circular economy.