SniggerSeptember 11, 2010 Tim WorstallYour Tax Money At Work2 CommentsGosh, don\’t the benefits of that rent control thought up by ivory tower academics go to the right people? previousIn which we introduce Ritchie to some basic economicsnextAnyone see the link? 2 thoughts on “Snigger” Neil Reddin September 11, 2010 at 2:25 pm It’s not the only example of rent control that has inexplicably gone wrong: http://wp.me/p3Y3w-rD [/blog plug] DBC Reed September 12, 2010 at 8:52 am Don’t get this guy ( a perfesser of Economics at Harvard !!): he argues that well-paid tenured academics get the benefits of rent control while at the same time having their salaries reduced. Better surely the free market where rents and house prices inflate without control and the academic staff have nowhere to live whatsoever. There that’s sorted. (Ever thought that all the free markets do ,sans a Land value Tax, is put up property prices faster than productivity?) Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.