Rental Tentacle

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Renegade Economists Show 479

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Akhil Patel joins to discuss the state of the UK property market. Will it ever crash? What is society doing to evolve with the myriad of pressures we face? Don’t worry, somehow we always figure a way forward. Or do we?

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Akhil Patel, Ascendant Strategy
Rental Backed Mortgage Securities
UK use it or lose it White Paper

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Land Grabbing the Poor

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Renegade Economists Show 478

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Karl discusses the relationship to earth rights in the context of the recent submission frenzy before Jacob Schwartz-Lucas (earthsharing.org & schalkenbach.org) takes us through his journey with Georgism and the Law of Rent. Poverty, land grabbing, wage rates and infrastructure rorts are discussed.

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Jacob produced this related video on the law of rent:

Paul Little’s windfall gains
Tax Justice Network calling for royal commission into the PRRT
Value Capture discussion paper

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Corporate Landlords Live

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Renegade Economists Show 477

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Show Notes
The show in 6 headlines: The High Cost of a Home Is Turning American Millennials Into the New Serfs as the ‘Temporary Absence Rule’ sees Seattle the new Vancouver for Chinese investors. Britain’s land hoarded as Renters More Likely to Be Food Insecure, whilst Blackstone’s $10bn bet set to establish corporatisation of rental market. Go on share, this one!

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Blackstone’s $10bn Bet ($)
Australian debt out of control
Temporary Absence Rule CGT
The High Cost of Housing is Turning US Millennial’s into the New Serfs
Sultan of Brunei reference
Blackstone IPO
Britain has enough land to solve the housing crisis – it’s just being hoarded
Renters More Likely to Be Food Insecure Than Homeowners
Seattle the new Vancouver

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Bent by Nature?

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Renegade Economists Show 476

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Catherine Cashmore’s presentation to the 125th Annual Henry George Dinner on The Culture of Abundance. She gives a comprehensive insight into Georgism, arming the listener with a pathway through today’s malaise.

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Event wrap – 125th Annual Henry George Commemorative Dinner
Catherine’s twitter

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Homeless Haranguing Misses Systemic Failings

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Renegade Economists Show 474

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Meg Mundell, author of the recent op-ed Homeless law is misguided, dangerous and destined to fail, discusses the recent moves to make life even tougher for those struggling to make ends meet. Karl builds on this lack of systemic analysis with our favourite sport, watching both the Australian and American leadership struggle to deliver believable double-speak.

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Meg Mundell: Giving voice to the voiceless – Improving access to the vote for people experiencing homelessness

Senator Aodhan O’Riordain

Bill Black:

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