IEA and TPA Post-Budget Briefing

Following the announcement of George Osborne's post-election Budget, on Thursday 9th July at 9.30am, the IEA and the TaxPayers' Alliance will host a Post-Budget Briefing. Reflecting on the Chancellor's comments we have a whole host of speakers including Chris Goulden from JRF, Andrew Lilico from Europe Economics, Dr Phillip Lee MP as well as an SNP representative and the IEA's Mark Littlewood. Places are limited to if you'd like to attend, RSVP here. For full details, click here. 

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By Steven Horwitz, 6th Jul 2015 ( comments)

And notice the parallel structure of “agent failure” arguments in behavioural economics and “market failure" arguments. In both cases, failure is defined as not matching the idealised, perfect result, either perfect rationality or perfect competition/general equilibrium. The remedy, of course, is some combination of paternalism and intervention to bring the failed agent or market closer to the modelled ideal.

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