What is wrong with Lilley?

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The Global Warming Policy foundation today published a pamphlet WHAT IS WRONG WITH STERN? The Failings of the Stern Review of the Economics of Climate Change by Peter Lilley MP. Lilley criticises ‘Stern’s selective emphasis on alarmist interpretations and downplaying of uncertainties’ … Continued

Black magic over green taxes has a silver lining

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The Office of National Statistics (ONS) states quite confidently that in 2011, the UK Government received £43.3 billion from environmental taxes. But yesterday, HM Treasury stated just as confidently that in 2011/12 the actual revenue raised from environmental taxes was … Continued

Good citizen dilemma

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This morning, as I was leaving home on my bike, I met an agitated courier delivery driver carrying a large parcel. It was for a neighbour who lives 4 doors away, and the driver asked if i would take it … Continued