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Kohler: Tax Our Bubble Trouble

Australia's most high profile business reporter, Alan Kohler, turned up unannounced this week to find out about the group behind the rising interest in Henry George and Land Value Tax. Cross-posted from Business Spectator ($):   Almost 120 years after his death,...

Gaffney on Piketty’s flaws

A frenchman with no commentary on the Physiocrats? Mason Gaffney, author of the groundbreaking The Corruption of Economics and the recent Gaffney Reader, analyses Tomas Piketty's bestseller 'Capital'. Capital in Any Century: A Response to Thomas Piketty by Mason...

Georgism: addressing root causes

The hope behind band aids : a special on Henry George by Renegadeeconomists on Mixcloud The 7th birthday edition of the Renegade Economists paid tribute to the deep seated thinking behind Henry George's writings. We discuss some of the many highlights to Georgism with...

How Our World Works

The Basics in 4 Easy Lessons Tuesdays in April starting on the 3rd, 6 - 8pm Presenter: David Brooks 1/27 Hardware Lane, Melbourne Free event - RSVP You are invited to a free course presented by Prosper Australia's David Brooks on the basics to economics. "Let no man...

Global Recession Not Caused by Sub Prime loans

photo credit: EssG So said David Giesen on Radio National's Saturday Extra. Listen to David Giesen of the Henry George Historical Society of San Francisco . He recently appeared on the Renegade Economists radio show Earthlings for All (28/07/2010). Subscribe here to...

Planning, Property and Economics

photo credit: earthsharing australia Thomas Kokkinos-Kennedy Semester 1, 2009, Assessment Two Research Essay Are the concepts and ideas proposed by Henry George in 1879 still relevant in understanding socio-economic aspects of the property market in contemporary...

Clyde Cameron on the Wakefield Plan & wage slavery

With the recent passing of the highly respected Georgist Clyde Cameron, we feel it is timely to look at the wisdom of his core beliefs: EXTRACT FROM AN ADDRESS BY THE HON.CLYDE R. CAMERON A.O. But now it is an oversimplification to say that the lessons of the Maritime...