Monthly Archives: February 2011

Why the ASI is wrong about the minimum wage 1

The Adam Smith Institute (ASI) is a well-known and long-established UK economic think tank. It supports the ideas of small government and free markets (i.e. self-regulation/’the invisible hand‘). Margaret Thatcher was one of it’s biggest supporters and it’s principles are often aligned with the taditional Conservative Party point of view. […]

It’s time to drop ‘Conservative-led Government’ 1

If you watch PMQs, TV news or take notice of some other form of media, you’ll probably have heard the term ‘Conservative-led Government’. It is the latest thing being used by Labour to help destabilise the government, instead of focusing on creating alternative policy. In some respects, it’s a perfectly […]