"Academic economics, then v. now."
"Harvard Blew $1 Billion in Bet on Tomatoes, Sugar, and Eucalyptus"

"Sentimentality and the Things Left Unseen"

Theodore Dalrymple:

In essence, Mr. Corbyn thinks that expropriation and redistribution according to his view of what is right is the route to justice and prosperity. One might have hoped that the world had had sufficient experience of such notions to extinguish them from the human mind forever, but foolishness, like hope, springs eternal. . . .

. . . in the modern world there is no totalitarian as dangerous as he who does not realise that he is one.