Sunday, July 22, 2018

To Remind Ourselves – There Is No Brexit Divorce Bill

It's a standard part of the Remoaner rhetorical strategy to tell us all that there's some vast bill to be paid for leaving the...

The European Union Needs To Be Worried About Losing Access To...

This isn't exactly and precisely what the Bank of England says here but it is precisely and exactly what the Bank of England means....

Mandy Rice Davies Moment – “Euro Is Irreversible”

The German finance minister, Olaf Sholz, has insisted that the euro is irreversible. Which is one of those Mandy Rice Davies moments, he would...

Germans Using The City Of London Benefits London Or Germans?

For the UK one of the big things about Brexit is that our major exporting industry is financial services. More specifically, it's the City,...

How To Kill The EU – Enforce The EU’s Laws

If you were - say because you hate the institution - to sit down and try to work out a way to kill off...

Paul Krugman’s Mistake Concerning The Costs Of Brexit

Paul Krugman - given that he is a very good trade economist - makes exactly the right point in his piece detailing the costs,...

THE METROPOLITANS — Episode Sixteen

A saga of everyday life in the Big L and a wry look at contemporary culture Episode Sixteen   ‘It’s insane, that’s what it is?’ Christoph flapped...

The Greek Debt Problem Still Isn’t Solved, For The Obvious Reason...

Debts that cannot be repaid won't be repaid - there are no known examples of this not being true. Given that Greece cannot repay...

An Interesting Revelation Of What The European Union Is Actually For

This shouldn't come as all that much surprise, there's enough evidence around to prove the contention. But it's interesting to see it being said...

Congratulations, The European Union Starts Making Us All Poorer On Friday

The European Union has decided that it would be a good idea to make all Europeans poorer starting upon Friday. That's good news from...