Blog Review 923


It might not work exactly the same way here but school vouchers in Washington DC seem to provide better results at one quarter of the cost. Yes, one quarter.

More public private: Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae both went bust as did AIG. Odd how the bonuses at the first two don't generate quite the same outrage, eh?

Isn't it wonderful the way that our childrens' details will have to be put on a secure database. One so secure that MPs' children won't be on it for security reasons?

No, the theory of comparative advantage is not "fraying". You shouldn't believe everything you read in the newspapers.

What the culture of targets actually means within the NHS. Fewer appointments with GPs.

If you really want to stimulate the economy, why not liberalise it?

And finally, Sherlock gets to the bottom of the G20 mystery.