Articles by: James Salmon

Economic

Energy policy: Time for common sense

Energy policy should not be based on reducing CO2 emissions as quickly as possible regardless of all costs and practicality¬† Last week saw “The New Dawn of Truth – The London Climate Change Conference 2016”, hosted in Conway Hall by a group of climate scientists with sceptical views on the […]

by × September 18, 2016 ×

Welfare

The moral absolution of the welfare state

Last week I overheard a conversation between two strangers where one man was telling the other how he was back in the UK to visit his terminally ill mother who is living in a nursing home. He said that he moved to Australia when he was in his early twenties […]

by × August 4, 2016 ×