Breaking news! OMG Dan Mitchell has written a book! Support Connor Court. Buy Dan’s book!
The media watchdog. The cost, supply and use of power across the states. Cheap power in Tasmania today (2.30 pm). Coal-fired power Units Planned and Under Construction. China 583, Australia 0. Don Aitkin on the Clayton’s energy policy.
Power prices at 1.50 am. Queensland $64, NSW 69, Vic 74, Tas 78, South Australia 86. The joy of insomnia.
Alternative ideas. From the Centre for Independent Studies. Citizenship, the history wars and the staircase of opportunity for Aborigines. Lets not have a Universal Basic Income. Mark Steyn on line. A roundup from Heterodox Academy, the organization started by Johathan Haidt of The Righteous Mind. Mission: To improve the quality of research and education in universities by increasing viewpoint diversity, mutual understanding, and constructive disagreement. Intellectual Takeout. Accuracy in Academia. The American Scholar Inside the house that Stalin built.
Lets hear it for the Robots! A piece by our local Neutral Bay economics roundsman Peter Smith on the power of markets to handle the rise of robots.
For nerds. A bunch of philosophers.
Liberty Quote: The corruption of the regulatory bodies does not shake his blind confidence in the infallibility and perfection of the state; it merely fills him with moral aversion to entrepreneurs and capitalists. Ludwig von Mises
From the archive. Review of three books about the Australian identity. These were running at the time when the push for the republic came to a popular vote. We may be approaching that again.