The Jefferson Tree - A platform for open debate and discussion of current events and politics...

Article statistics…

  • 416Articles read today:
  • 620Articles read yesterday:
  • 4372Articles read last week:
  • 318164Total reads:

“Delay is preferable to error.” Thomas Jefferson

Copyright infringement…

All materials and articles on this site are protected by copyright per the original author or blog owner and published with their consent. Any re-blogging or re-publication of this content without the authors permission is illegal and subject to liability and criminal prosecution.

“The concentrating [of powers] in the same hands is precisely the definition of despotic government. It will be no alleviation that these powers will be exercised by a plurality of hands, and not by a single one.” Thomas Jefferson
Ralph Musgrave - Ralphanomics

Yipee – austerity brings modernisation.

In case you had any doubts as to whether the lunatics have taken over the asylum, the New York Times cites some authoritative figures round Europe to the effect that austerity in Greece will bring modernisation.

Anyone with any ideas as to how mass unemployment and cutting social security benefits helps turn an inefficient transport system into an efficient one, please leave your suggestions below. I’m always happy to learn.

Hat tip to Econospeak.

Ralph Musgrave - Ralphanomics

Author: Ralph Musgrave - Ralphanomics

I wrote a book on unemployment recently with James Galbraith, and others. Galbraith is one of Obama's economic advisers. I love the different cultures that exist in this world. I took an interest in them long before the daft word 'multiculturalism' was widely used. I want to see these cultures preserved. I want to see Tibet staying Tibetan, and Britain staying British.

Leave a Reply

 

 

 

You can use these HTML tags

<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

*