Whatever the particular virtue of pennies, an all-electronic economy would have serious implications for both security and freedom.
Posts Tagged: Money
The Treasury should be saved from itself by bringing the Party Chairman in to scrutinise the Autumn Budget before it is finalised.
We retain a strong underlying negotiation position, due to the fact the EU desires our custom and our money. A free trade agreement should be perfectly feasible.
This government has identified problems and is working on the solutions that will make a real difference to everyone saving for their retirement.
Robert Halfon: If there’s a spare £40 billion going, we should spend it in the UK, not hand it to Brussels
The referendum must be honoured, and we must leave the EU. That shouldn’t mean giving away a fortune for the privilege.
Nicholas Mazzei: Let’s build on Bitcoin – by abolishing cash and switching to a digital pound sterling
Doing so would reduce crime, improve tax revenues and boost productivity.
The Tory campaign was outgunned by a broad alliance of officially non-partisan groups. But are they all truly independent? And where is their money coming from?
The EU’s draft document suggests broad agreement on most of what we want. And the three bones of contention are surmountable.
New technology makes it easier than ever to take personal control of your money. This opens up new opportunities, but also serious risks.
We have no good reason to believe that the state is any better at centrally planning a currency that it is at planning the economy.
In the last parliament, our payments to Brussels were more than twice the total savings made through austerity.
It’s the debt-to-GDP ratio that counts when it comes to assessments of national solvency
The challenge for regulators, businesses and politicians is: how do we react to the social and regulatory changes that this disruption presents?
JP Floru is the Director of Programmes at the Adam Smith Institute. The age of irresponsibility is here to stay, it appears…. Read more »
Steve Baker MP: It’s time for currency choice – and Douglas Carswell’s 10 minute rule Bill on currency reform
Steve Baker is the MP for Wycombe People today have unprecedented choice. They can shop around online. They can tune… Read more »