Angela Merkel is still hailed as the “Environment Chancellor” in mainstream media. Merkel and the German political elite have little regard for the environment. While Germans meticulously sort the rubbish and buy organic food, their government support diesel cheating devices, the mining of lignite, and sabotages renewable energy. Their policy is the same for the EU.
Capitalism contains many dysfuntional incentives – ones that constrain innovation and encourage rent-seeking. Read here
Uber drivers in London, Birmingham, Nottingham and Glasgow will protest outside Uber offices on Wednesday, 8 May. Read here
This is a long article, and it wanders a good bit, but there are a lot of interesting insights concerning Greece today. Read here