Why Do Women Pay More For T-Shirts? Because Women Will Pay...

There's really nothing very difficult about this capitalism business despite the manner in which it confuses all too many. The capitalists, the bastards, are...

The Four Day Week Is Already Here By Any Reasonable Standard

A useful and interesting violation of Betteridge's Law (that any newspaper headline with a question mark can be answered "No") is this about that...

John McDonnell’s Stalinist Demand That Vedanta Must Be Delisted From The...

John McDonnell, the Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer, is demanding that Vedanta be delisted from the London Stock Exchange. Really, that's rather a Stalinist...

Should QI’s Sandi Toksvig Be Allowed To Undercut Presenters’ Wages In...

Sandi Toksvig has revealed that she's paid only 40% or so of what Stephen Fry was to present the same show, QI. Which does...

CVAs, House Of Fraser And The Death Of The High Street

Landlords are beginning - well, vocally at least - to complain about the use of CVAs in reducing rents on commercial properties. Company voluntary...

Amazon UK Gets Shouted At For Paying Too Much Tax

This is an interesting little reversal of the normal course of events. Amazon UK is being shouted at by the usuals for organising to...

Britain Must Frack For Gas Or Be The Country With No...

The link between the necessity for Britain to get on with fracking for natural gas underneath Liverpool and the risk of our becoming the...

Carillion Collapse – There’s A Reason Why Government Doesn’t Micromanage Companies,...

One of those terribly stupid pieces of commentary erupts before us today. Apparently there was some sort of plan which would have made the...

The Problem With Warren’s Accountable Capitalism Act – Warren’s Not Very...

Clearly the Accountable Capitalism Act is the opening shot in Senator Elizabeth Warren's run for the Democratic nomination for 2020. It's just politics, not...

And Here Are The Funeral Directors Building A Cartel, A Guild

One of the useful ways of reading Adam Smith's "Wealth of Nations" is as a rant, a rage, against the medieval economy of guilds...