Blog Review 502


This might not be true in every and each particular: a slight suspicion of over-emphasis for dramatic or comic effect perhaps. But Alfie visits Westminster to discuss the West Lothian Question.

This might indeed be a world first: a blog post from the Oval Office. 

Discussing the economics of obesity: yes, that recent paper showing that fatties save the NHS money is discussed. 

What is wrong with the benefits system in three short sentences. 

What might be wrong about the US welfare system: marginal tax rates of 130% anyone? 

Don't let anyone ever tell you that economists define wealth by how much money people have. 

And finally, an online jukebox for your delectation.