AnalysisPaying people better matters just as much. Maybe more so
23 Feb 2018
No wonder Marvin the robot was miserable: AI will make the rich richer – and the poor poorer
I think you ought to know why I’m feeling very depressed
11 Jan 2018
Boffins fear we might be running out of ideas
Research just isn't as effective as it used to be
11 Sep 2017
Crap IT means stats crew don't really know how UK economy's doing
Complexity = statistical snafus, says Professor Bean
11 Mar 2016
R&D money for science – from your taxes?
Worstall on WednesdayAnd yes, economics is a science
21 Oct 2015
OH GROSS! The real problem with GDP
Worstall @ the WeekendSpeaking of domestics, what's your house-bound spouse worth?
11 Oct 2015
What is money? A rabid free marketeer puts his foot in lots of notes
Worstall @ the WeekendFear the drunken sailors and their bottomless wallets
04 Oct 2015
Dear do-gooders, you can't get rid of child labour just by banning it
Worstall @ the WeekendSuch things don't disappear simply by making them illegal
27 Sep 2015
Mobile phones are the greatest poverty-reducing tech EVER
Worstall on WednesdayAnd possibly Africa's only real source of economic growth
23 Sep 2015
You want the poor to have more money? Well, doh! Splash the cash
Worstall @ the WeekendIt's really not that taxing
20 Sep 2015
Robots, schmobots. The Rise of the Machines won't leave humanity on the dole
Worstall on WednesdayChange is constant. Embrace it
16 Sep 2015
As we all know, snark always comes before a fall. Mea culpa
Worstall @ the WeekendOne snarked and, inevitably, fell
13 Sep 2015
So Quantitative Easing in the eurozone is working, then?
Worstall @ the WeekendFancy that!
06 Sep 2015
So, was it really the Commies that caused the early 20th Century inequality collapse?
Worstall @ the WeekendOr summat else entirely?
30 Aug 2015
Hey, folks. Meet the economics 'genius' behind Jeremy Corbyn
Worstall @ the WeekendThat is to say, here's Richard Murphy, everybody!
16 Aug 2015
Typewriters suck. Yet we're infinitely richer for those irritating machines
Worstall on WednesdayThe invention of backspace made us all better off. Right?
12 Aug 2015
So what the BLINKING BONKERS has gone wrong in the eurozone?
Worstall @ the WeekendIs it simply that inflation creates Nazis? REALLY?
26 Jul 2015
Attention dunderheads: Taxpayers are NOT giving businesses £93bn
Worstall @ the WeekendA look in the ledgers of Trotter & Worstall Independent Traders
12 Jul 2015