Utopia, you are standing in it!

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

Is sociology really irrelevant in policy debates? @familyunequal does a better job with the #s blog.contexts.org/2015/01/25/soc… http://t.co/c4E25DTCmm—   (@SocImages) February 04, 2015

Rate this:

https://twitter.com/MiltonFriedmanS/status/630956276554444800/photo/1 #Australia:highest minimum wage in OECD relative to purchasing power. Increases #youthunemployment #auspol #jobsearch http://t.co/HML9l2rD7R— Bob Day (@senatorbobday) August 11, 2015

Rate this:

Originally posted on croaking cassandra:
I’ve been continuing to reflect on Graeme Wheeler’s repeated observation that New Zealand’s exchange rate “needs” to come down. I’m still not entirely sure what he means. The exchange rate is an asset price and presumably should reflect all expected future relevant information, not just spot information about current dairy…

Rate this:

Page 32 of "An Illustrated Guide to Income" more economic #dataviz at: bit.ly/12SEI9p http://t.co/HYm0II2UNI— Catherine Mulbrandon (@VisualEcon) May 08, 2013 Page 33 of "An Illustrated Guide to Income" more economic #dataviz at: bit.ly/10M7lqR http://t.co/FcmaqZWB32— Catherine Mulbrandon (@VisualEcon) May 09, 2013 In 2015, the top 25 hedge fund managers made a whopping $12.94 billion #hedgefundshttps://t.co/CJL5C4j2DL pic.twitter.com/r523JTYHgk …

Continue reading

Rate this:

Originally posted on croaking cassandra:
Plenty of commentaries have remarked on the very low inflation numbers out this morning. None (that I have seen) has highlighted what a severe commentary these numbers are on the Reserve Bank’s conduct of monetary policy over the last few years. Reciting the history in numbers gets a little repetitive,…

Rate this:

The researchers found that the upfront cost of efficiency upgrades of a large randomized controlled trial of 30,000 homes in Michigan came to about $5,000 per house, on average. But their central estimate of the energy savings only amounted to about $2,400 per household, on average, over the lifetime of the upgrades. After the upgrades, …

Continue reading

Rate this:

Do Living Wage advocates realise it helps richer households more than poorer ones? My take: telegraph.co.uk/finance/budget… … http://t.co/YPTB6v7tSB— Fraser Nelson (@FraserNelson) July 10, 2015

Rate this:

Survey Anon's Gender Blog

discussing formal and, more often, informal studies of gender feelings

Jason Collins blog

Behavioural economics. Behavioural and data science. Economics. Evolutionary biology.

One Sock: Heather Roy's Blog

A blog for my thoughts and writings - past, present and future

Friends of Science Calgary

The Sun is the main driver of climate change. Not you. Not carbon dioxide.

Visualize This

data visualization goulash

James Kennedy

VCE Chemistry teacher in Melbourne, Australia

The History of Parliament

Blogging on parliament, politics and people, from the History of Parliament

longandvariable

A blog on macroeconomics and public policy by Tony Yates.

Gender Abolitionist

Examining Gender Identity ideology and its impact on Women's Sex based protections. Exploring how this has taken such firm root in Western societies (Cognitive & Regulatory Capture).

The Skeptical Doctor

Dedicated to the work of Theodore Dalrymple

Books & Boots

reflections on books and art

Legal History Miscellany

Posts on the History of Law, Crime, and Justice

English Legal History

Making English Legal History easy and enjoyable to digest.

Right From Yaad

A view from "the Right", as a source of ideas to create a new vision of freedom and what it promises for Jamaicans, to counter the tyranny of the status quo of Jamaica's reality since 1962.

TERF is a slur

Documenting the abuse, harassment and misogyny of transgender identity politics

No Punches Pulled

Laughter – the best medicine

The Dangerous Economist

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

Sex, Drugs and Economics

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

Economic Growth in History

Nuno Palma's economic and political history blog

The Logical Place

Tim Harding's writings on rationality, informal logic and skepticism

RGS History

The Newcastle RGS History blog

Nick Cohen: Writing from London

Journalism from London.

4thWaveNow

A community of parents & others questioning the medicalization of gender-atypical youth

Women Are Human

Independent source for the top stories in worldwide gender identity news

Trans Crime UK

Documenting crimes committed by transgender individuals in the UK

Flip Chart Fairy Tales

Business Bullshit, Corporate Crap and other stuff from the World of Work

The Long Run

the EHS blog

Sir John Cowperthwaite

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

The Undercover Historian

Beatrice Cherrier's blog

Vincent Geloso

Economics, History, Lots of Data and French Stuff

Climatism

Tracking Anthropogenic Climate Alarmism

MasterResource

A free-market energy blog

Science Matters

Reading between the lines, and underneath the hype.

Point of Order

Politics and the economy

Coase to Coase AM

Writing on Economics

FREEcology

Libertarian environmentalism

Rothbard.com

Murray Rothbard, Libertarianism, and Anarcho-Capitalism

Doc's Books

A window into Doc Freiberger's library