Getting on the bandwagon of identifying lessons from Team GB’s relative success at the 2016 Olympic Games.
Thoughts the day after the Brexit referendum.
The most effective aid donor in the world is probably not who you think it is.
Hans Rosling, using ODI data, said that middle income countries get three times as much aid as low income countries, per person in poverty. Actually low income countries get 79% more aid per poor person than middle income countries.
There is good news and bad news in the 2016 Aid Transparency Index, which is published today.
Should the profits on scotch whisky be taxed in Scotland, where it is made, or China where it is sold? And what about Google?
Why cyclists cycle in the middle of the lane.
This isn’t the first time that Bill Gates and the UK government have announced a $3bn plan to eradicate malaria.
There is nothing inherently wrong with price discrimination. But some of the mechanisms firms use to enforce it have huge welfare costs.
One of my blog posts (written with Kim Elliott) ended up on Hillary Clinton’s desk according to the latest batch of released emails.