Author: James Higham

The boy who asked why

Is Dan Hannan with us or agin us?

Here he is on September 29th, 2008: Replacing EU membership with a Swiss-style bilateral free trade accord … Here he is on November 29th, 2009: I’d abolish the Common Agricultural Policy, thereby giving a greater boost to Europe’s economies than…

The real state of the recovery

Money injection doubled in four months [govt base money]:Broad money supply collapsed though [banks hanging on to it and not lending]: The money multiplier theory does not hold water this time around. So, to expect history to repeat itself, meaning…

The stability of ferries

Another ferry sinking in Indonesia and this highlights a problem I’ve been going on about for a long time – unsafe designs and exceeding designed passenger carrying capacity. Obviously, we can’t do anything about Indonesia but we can do about…