Economics, Money, Politics, Property

Government is Right to Fear Bitcoin; it will Remove State Monopoly Power

Government has more than its fair share of power and money. Rather than viewing the government as distinct from big business, I view them as similar beasts, it’s just that government is funded by taxpayers, while big business is funded by government and private enterprise. Continue reading

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Property

‘Affordable Housing’ – More Subsidies for a Dysfunctional Market

After many years of waiting for the housing market to adjust to something which I might consider affordable, my partner and I decided to buy a home of our own. An unaffordable home, or one barely affordable. This is the housing market as it currently stands in the UK, caused by banks’ unconstrained credit creation directed into residential property. Continue reading

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