Ricardo’s theory of comparative advantage is 200 years old, but still often misunderstood.
Posts Tagged: Daniel Hannan MEP
Well-meaning people think they help the poor by opposing markets. They’re wrong.
Do it well, and we could help world trade as well as our own interests.
My new book lays out a plan for a phased repatriation of power which will secure our sovereignty while maintaining links with our allies.
Johnson was second, Stuart third, Farage fourth. Our winner rose to the challenge of the TV debates, which probably explains the result.
He takes two in five votes. Boris Johnson is second on 21 per cent.
Almost six months on from the EU referendum, we present a mini-series on five people who helped to shape the result.
WATCH: Ici Londres – The three key elements to making a success of Brexit, presented by Daniel Hannan
We obsess about the views of EU member states, but must also consider domestic reform and global relations.
“I think you can argue that between February and the start of July, every single decision that Michael Gove made changed the course of British history.”
“There is no force on earth that brings people together like the voluntary exchange of goods and services.”
May, Johnson, Hannan, Davidson, Fabricant and others give their thoughts. Plus, has anyone checked on Sir Simon Burns?
Plus: John Rees-Evans’s bizarrre views. May’s flourishing line in jokes. Trump’s chances of winning. And: let Article 50 be put to a vote in Parliament and let’s get on with it.
The problems that change throwns up for the two countries are formidable but not insoluble.
Be it Johnson, Stein or McMullin – at least vote for someone who wouldn’t tarnish the office.
Chris Stevens: Working alongside Conservatives in the referendum campaign convinced me I should join them
Now I have switched from UKIP to the Conservative Group on the excellent Reigate and Banstead Borough Council.