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Mark Tovey

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Mark Tovey works for a data news agency and has authored numerous reports for London-based think-tanks, including the Institute of Economic Affairs and the Taxpayers' Alliance. His research has largely focused on health economics issues and the UK foreign aid budget. He graduated in 2016 with a degree in economics from the University of Sussex.

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PC 101: What's Woke In English Is Sexist in Spanish

03/02/2021Power & Market

While gender-specific language is now often considered sexist in English, politically correct Spanish speakers take exactly the opposite approach.

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"Build Back Better": Why Are Both Biden and Boris Now Using This Phrase?

10/14/2020Mises Media
The fact Boris Johnson and Joe Biden are both using the phrase "build back better" is bad news. It's a phrase pioneered by groups twisting the covid-19 pandemic into a pretext for extreme “green” policies.
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"Build Back Better": Why Are Both Biden and Boris Now Using This Phrase?

Blog10/12/2020

The fact Boris Johnson and Joe Biden are both using the phrase "build back better" is bad news. It's a phrase pioneered by groups twisting the covid-19 pandemic into a pretext for extreme “green” policies.

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What Pokémon Go Teaches Us About Capitalism

The EntrepreneurMedia and CultureSubjectivism

Blog08/01/2016

Pokémon Go contains many elements of capitalism, even those which its critics most revile.

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Made-up Government Stats Inflame Contempt for Britain’s Obese

Taxes and SpendingInterventionismPolitical Theory

02/18/2016Mises Wire
In a private market, households bear the costs of their own unhealthy habits. In a socialized economy, everyone bears these costs, and governments know it pays to emphasize this fact, even if the stats turn out to be wrong.
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