The Spring 2017 edition of Land & Liberty is now available for download here.
The main feature is on the effect of land values on the landscape of New York. There are other articles on the state of the US and on relating natural rights with
The Autumn 2016 edition of Land & Liberty is now available for download here.
It celebrates the 90th anniversary of the IU's 1926 Declaration and looks at the history of the IU. An article by Dr Le-Yin Zhang shows how land value taxation fits in with
The Local Tax Commission Report
a reflection by Duncan Pickard
The only conclusion in the Local Tax Commission Report which is definitive is that “the current system of Council Tax must end”. It follows that another system must be found to replace it, but the Commission is
In a paper published in the Quarterly Journal of Economics in 1979 and available here Richard Arnott and Joseph Stiglitz showed that under certain conditions, beneficial investments in public goods will increase aggregate land rents by at least as much as the investments cost. This became known as
No one doubts there is a housing shortage in the UK but opinions differ on how to solve it. A culprit that is easy to blame is the planning system and the Government's approach has been to attempt to relax planning rules. This has met
Mark Braund has a good blog on the renegade economist website. Mark is a journalist and author of the Possibility of Progress. He gives a rounded account of the fundamental economic changes need are so desperately needed.
"While unearned wealth is both a symptom and a driver