On Popular Economics

I’ve just purchased Tim Harford’s latest book, How to Make the World Add Up, and in honour of this moment I wanted to reflect on his earlier books, The Undercover Economist and its sequel. I read these a while ago, and they were pretty foundational for me getting into the subject of Economics (a shout …

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Review: Andrew Doyle, Free Speech (2021)

Free speech is under threat. European governments are introducing ‘hate speech’ legislation to curb the spread of objectionable ideas. Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube are policing what is said online. Campaigners in the USA are calling for revisions to the First Amendment. Have we forgotten why freedom of speech is important? Andrew Doyle intervenes in the …

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