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OP-ED: Why the high taxes on...

Why the high taxes on hygiene?

Business

Sun, Jun 20 2021

Not quite enough thinking has been done about what we should be taxing and why

OP-ED: Growth from brinjal

OP-ED: Growth from brinjal

Tim Worstall

Sun, Nov 29 2020

Technological developments increasing productivity lead to pure economic growth

OP-ED: The sensible direction

OP-ED: The sensible direction

Tim Worstall

Sun, Nov 22 2020

Why there should be no tariffs

OP-ED: Will cooperatives work in...

OP-ED: Will cooperatives work in...

Tim Worstall

Sun, Nov 15 2020

We must not forget that the usual answer to any question in economics is ‘it depends’

OP-ED: Is GDP a useful measure?

OP-ED: Is GDP a useful measure?

Tim Worstall

Sun, Nov 8 2020

It’s not perfect, but it’s the best one we have

OP-ED: Nature follows supply and...

OP-ED: Nature follows supply and...

Tim Worstall

Sun, Nov 1 2020

Even other apes understand the concept of trade

OP-ED: Is global inequality...

OP-ED: Is global inequality...

Tim Worstall

Sat, Oct 24 2020

This period has seen the greatest reduction of poverty in history

OP-ED: The point of having an...

OP-ED: The point of having an...

Tim Worstall

Sat, Oct 17 2020

Having more of what we want makes us richer

OP-ED: Solving the problem of food...

OP-ED: Solving the problem of food...

Tim Worstall

Sun, Oct 11 2020

The answer lies in supermarkets and their logistics chains

OP-ED: Make it clear and simple

OP-ED: Make it clear and simple

Tim Worstall

Sat, Oct 3 2020

Why foreign competition is a good thing for Bangladesh

OP-ED: Catching up on growth

OP-ED: Catching up on growth

Tim Worstall

Sun, Sep 27 2020

Can Bangladesh grow faster by imitating richer countries?

OP-ED: Climbing out of the coronavirus...

OP-ED: Climbing out of the coronavirus...

Tim Worstall

Sat, Sep 19 2020

Matters must be left alone after the initial crisis is past

OP-ED: A smaller gap

OP-ED: A smaller gap

Tim Worstall

Sat, Sep 12 2020

Bangladesh won’t be reaching the SDG for inequality, but that’s OK

OP-ED: Who should pay for it?

OP-ED: Who should pay for it?

Tim Worstall

Sat, Sep 5 2020

Those who benefit from new infrastructure being built should be the ones who pay for it

OP-ED: The freedom to be wrong

OP-ED: The freedom to be wrong

Tim Worstall

Sat, Aug 29 2020

Stopping people from speaking untruths is the first step on a dangerous road

OP-ED: Does GDP tell the truth?

OP-ED: Does GDP tell the truth?

Tim Worstall

Sun, Aug 23 2020

The structure of how the number is calculated makes it a poor guide

OP-ED: How capitalism empowers...

OP-ED: How capitalism empowers...

Tim Worstall

Sat, Aug 15 2020

It is women who have been hit hardest by the absence of trade

OP-ED: What Apple can teach us about...

OP-ED: What Apple can teach us about...

Tim Worstall

Sat, Aug 8 2020

Humans are not always logical and rational when making decisions

OP-ED: Is poverty a trap?

OP-ED: Is poverty a trap?

Tim Worstall

Thu, Jul 30 2020

How the poor can get richer

OP-ED: The foundation of a rich...

OP-ED: The foundation of a rich...

Tim Worstall

Sat, Jul 25 2020

Why the limited liability company is a grand and wondrous human invention

OP-ED: No solutions, only...

OP-ED: No solutions, only...

Tim Worstall

Sat, Jul 18 2020

We have to learn to co-exist with Covid-19