Blog Review 847


Civilisiation is undone. At least the online subset of it. There's now more money in politics than there is in porn.

A reminder of what a certain political approach to the real world always seems to result in.

Two interesting pieces from the OECD. High taxes reduce productivity and high taxes do have Laffer Curve effects.

A bold statement about climate change and quite possible a true one as well.

All too often plausible theories turn out not to be all that plausible when you really study them.

One reason many economist fall into error is that not many economists have actually read Adam Smith.

And finally, not new but now it's official.