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The Best Debt in the World

It's hard to believe, but Britain’s student loan problem is worse than the Yanks’

AUGUST 19, 2014 by EMMA ELLIOTT FREIRE

UK taxpayers no longer have to pick up all of the tab for university tuition, but perverse incentives and hidden costs still riddle the system.

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Brazil's Bread and Circuses

Dirigisme and corruption for the coming World Cup and Olympic Games

MAY 07, 2014 by EMMA ELLIOTT FREIRE

Brazilians hoped the World Cup and Olympics would be exciting showcases for their country. Thus far, these events have only brought suffering.

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Britain’s BBC Tax

Clogging the courts and slanting the news

SEPTEMBER 10, 2013 by EMMA ELLIOTT FREIRE

Great Britain's most ruthlessly collected tax pays lavish BBC salaries and buys badly slanted news coverage. Those who can least afford it (and have the least interest in the BBC) get hit the hardest.

CURRENT ISSUE

October 2014

Heavily-armed police and their supporters will tell you they need all those armored trucks and heavy guns. It's a dangerous job, not least because Americans have so many guns. But the numbers just don't support these claims: Policing is safer than ever--and it's safer than a lot of common jobs by comparison. Daniel Bier has the analysis. Plus, Iain Murray and Wendy McElroy look at how the Feds are recruiting more and more Americans to do their policework for them.
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