Clutching at Straws

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Renegade Economists Show 519 As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 5.30 – 6pm Wednesdays. Subscribe to the weekly podcast. Show Notes Frustrated at a number of old friends who are flipping out at terrorist activities, Karl digs into this thorny issue by looking at the influence of Malthus on critical analysis. Jonathan Green from Crash Course in History joins us … Read More

800 Years on the Charter of the Forest

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Renegade Economists Show 518 As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 5.30 – 6pm Wednesdays. Subscribe to the weekly podcast. Show Notes Dave Wetzel joins to explain the Charter of the Forest in light of its recent 800th anniversary. How does this act represent a right to the commons? We also get an update on his influence in funding London’s Cross … Read More

Democracy is …..

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Renegade Economists Show 517 As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 5.30 – 6pm Wednesdays. Subscribe to the weekly podcast. Show Notes The former UN Special Rapporteur for the right to housing and Prof of Architecture and Urban Design (Uni Sao Paolo) Raquel Rolnik joins to discuss her new book War on Places. We delve into the seismic shift in housing … Read More

The Distinctive Factor

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Renegade Economists Show 516 As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 5.30 – 6pm Wednesdays. Subscribe to the weekly podcast. Show Notes Lindy Davies joins to discuss banking as a natural monopoly. We cover the epidemic of consumer debt – what causes this, the banks or underlying factors? Concentrate at the 25 minute mark as Lindy delivers key insights for reformers. … Read More

Grand Final Day for geeks

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Renegade Economists Show 515 As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 5.30 – 6pm Wednesdays. Subscribe to the weekly podcast. Show Notes Just how far did Australia’s land prices go? There should have been a drum roll for this announcement! We traverse through the impact of such increases via latest census findings, reference Saul Eslake, geek out on the Productivity Commission’s … Read More