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George Pickering

AwardsGeorge and Joele Eddy Prize at Mises University

George Pickering is a student of Economic History at the London School of Economics, and a graduate of the Mises Institute’s Mises University summer program.

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Does Britain Have the World’s Best Health System? Only If You Ignore Outcomes

Blog07/20/2017
Once said to be Britain's national religion, at this point the National Health Service might be more accurately described as Britain’s national cult.

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For Libertarians, the British Monarchy Is the Least of Our Worries

World HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog07/09/2017
The world would be a better place if the Queen expanded her veto power as a check against Parliament.

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No, Mark Carney, Brexit Didn't Cause Inflation — You Did

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

06/29/2017FedWatch
Bank of England governor Mark Carney maintains that Brexit has caused a devaluation of the pound. A more likely cause of this is the BofE itself.

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Would You Lease-to-Own a Pair of Sneakers?

Blog05/09/2017
In our world of ultra-easy money, you can now take out a loan to buy a pair of sneakers. What could possibly go wrong?

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Mark Carney: Britain's Celebrity Central Banker

Global EconomyMoney and BankingPolitical Theory

Blog10/17/2016

As in much of the globe, central bankers in Britain are quickly replacing elected politicians as the most visible and powerful public officials.

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