Monthly Archives: January 2013

Executive Decision

At long last there are signs of some clarity in the continuing EU debate. The UK Prime Minister’s recent long-awaited speech on the future of the UK’s relationship with the EU and the reaction to it have brought about widespread … Continue reading

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Other People’s Money

It is always easy to spend other people’s money. In fact, it is too easy, especially for politicians. Conversely, it is hard to persuade other people to part with their money, especially for politicians. So how to resolve this paradox? … Continue reading

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Road to Perdition

Is the concept of Polish road safety an oxymoron? Well, on the basis that when driving on Polish roads it is more usual than not to encounter morons with a bovine indifference to other road users behind the wheel (to … Continue reading

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