Bank of England Bitcoin Revolution – Who Benefits?
Staff News & Analysis     
We don't see how central banks can issue bitcoin-style cryptocurrencies without compromising most or all of the features that make it attractive. Bitcoin is neither issued nor backed by one central authority, as modern fiat is. Bitcoin is anonymous in an era when central banks and banking facilities are insisting on full transparency. It is not infinitely print-able either – there is a cap on it, though there are divisibility possibilities to be sure. We have an idea as to what Bank of England ...
Blundering Down Socialist Road Toward Health Care Dysfunction
Staff News & Analysis     
Every couple of months we read something surprising about the British National Health Care System. Call it the BBC of health care – and ...
What is Social Justice?
Editorial by Wendy McElroy     
It is increasingly difficult to read news stories or listen to broadcasts without encountering the term "social justice." But what does ...