Got a Myles book for the recent birthday

Which enabled me to do this piece:

Today’s economics lesson comes from Myles na gCopaleen

One of the great comic writers or journalists of the past century might not be thought of as quite the place to find an economics lesson, nevertheless it is so:

{This is the first time a newspaper article was started in brackets. Innovation, you see. The homeric task of creation. Bringing into being a thing hitherto not here, much more exhausting than building pyramids in Egypt.

One comment on “Got a Myles book for the recent birthday

  1. For Socialists the main part was always the ‘planning’, not the economic benefits alleged to accrue from it. It took the first half of the Twentieth century for the world to learn that fact.

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