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What a carbon tax achieves

What a carbon tax achieves

Tim Worstall

Sun, Sep 23 2018

We already have sufficient tax upon petrol and diesel

Better deals for customers

Better deals for customers

Tim Worstall

Sun, Sep 16 2018

If Amazon and Walmart comes to Bangladesh, consumers win

Don’t ignore the opportunity cost

Don’t ignore the opportunity cost

Tim Worstall

Sat, Sep 8 2018

A Bangladesh 10 times richer won’t have problems with climate change

Does it make sense to mandate the use...

Does it make sense to mandate the use...

Tim Worstall

Sun, Aug 19 2018

The gains may be smaller than the losses

The skin trade

The skin trade

Opinion

Sun, Aug 12 2018

Does the government really need to concern itself with the business of cattle hide?

Having an iPhone is a symbol of being...

Having an iPhone is a symbol of being...

Business

Sat, Jul 28 2018

We all like to show off more than a little bit

No, Bangladesh should not have an export...

No, Bangladesh should not have an export...

Business

Sat, Jul 21 2018

Some answers are easy

Why would you want to put your money...

Why would you want to put your money...

Business

Mon, Jul 16 2018

The best investment opportunities are right outside your door

Why grand plans don’t work

Why grand plans don’t work

Business

Sat, Jul 14 2018

Mahathir’s plan to have a national car company is a bad idea

How to get rid of beggary

How to get rid of beggary

Opinion

Sat, Jul 7 2018

We might be able to reduce poverty, but the action will remain

What does the taxman know about...

What does the taxman know about...

Business

Sun, Jun 24 2018

The point of having a market economy is that prices are not centrally set

The price isn’t just a number

The price isn’t just a number

Business

Mon, Jun 18 2018

Prices are telling us something, and we should listen

In defense of Islamic banking

In defense of Islamic banking

Opinion

Sun, Jun 10 2018

What exactly is Islamic banking?

Skipping a whole step

Skipping a whole step

Business

Sun, Jun 3 2018

Certain technologies can enable us to grow faster than developed nations ever did

Taxation without interpretation

Taxation without interpretation

Business

Sun, May 27 2018

UNESCAP’s nonsensical measure of Bangladesh’s tax gap doesn’t deserve to be taken...

The economics of zakat

The economics of zakat

Business

Mon, May 21 2018

An economist may well come up with something like the zakat

The cost of protections

The cost of protections

Business

Fri, Apr 13 2018

The people who suffer the most are those locked out in the informal sector

Our dynamic relationship with...

Our dynamic relationship with...

Opinion

Fri, Apr 6 2018

'We’d expect to have moved from increased-input-only growth to increased-productivity growth – meaning...

Higher productivity, a richer...

Higher productivity, a richer...

Business

Sun, Apr 1 2018

What do you understand by economic growth?

The right to food: Negative or...

The right to food: Negative or...

Business

Tue, Mar 27 2018

There’s no shortage of food, just lack of purchasing power

Making lives better with economics

Making lives better with economics

Business

Sat, Mar 24 2018

What the dismal science has to say about alleviating global poverty