Utopia, you are standing in it!

Celebrating humanity's flourishing through the spread of capitalism and the rule of law

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March 11, 2016

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Peter Lyons teaches Economics at St Peter’s College in Epsom and has written several economics texts. Source: Peter Lyons: Free market doctrine’s bubble about to burst – Economy – NZ Herald News. Source: ⚡Presentation “government intervention 1.What are the views of each on government intervention? self-correct 2.Does the economy self-correct, with no government intervention?”. Source: …

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Climate science is the latest manifestation of solution aversion: denying a problem because it has a costly solution. The Right does this on climate science, the Left does it on gun control, GMOs, and plenty more. Cass Sunstein explains: It is often said that people who don’t want to solve the problem of climate change …

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It is claimed that New Zealand lacks large firms, that “New Zealand has one very large firm – Fonterra – and a long tale of large to mid-sized firms”. The percentage of the workforce employed by large firms in New Zealand is in the middle of the pack. It is not in any way an …

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At 4% of GDP and employment in 2014, that is half estimated size of the New Zealand tourism sector in 2012. Statistics are only estimates. The trouble is politicians and bureaucrats make decisions on the base of them that might not be able to be reversed. Little wonder that Hong Kong prospered by as collecting …

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