Covering Their Tracks

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Renegade Economists Show 456 As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 5.30 – 6pm Wednesdays. Subscribe to the free weekly podcast. Show Notes Respected Land Valuer Ted Gwartney discusses the importance of land valuation and LVT in the context of hereditary land title (code for beneficiaries of genocide). Karl then launches into the latest developments by rent-seekers to cover their tracks, … Read More

Land Positives

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Renegade Economists Show 453 As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 5.30 – 6pm Wednesdays. Subscribe to the weekly podcast. Show Notes Who wins, who loses – how to use land for the greater good. Today we have two contrasting views – one with Cam Murray sports commentating the rapidly changing landscape of West End, Brisbane. Then Jenny Fletcher discusses running … Read More

Windfall Welfare

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Planning Minister Matthew Guy has just handed his mates a conservative $420 MILLION dollars. The 7000 hectare expansion of the Urban Growth Boundary is the equivalent to a golden pen tick, turning those who are lucky enough to own land in the right locations into millionaires. Urbis calculates that a $60,000 windfall is delivered to each re-zoned hectare near the … Read More