If now isn’t the time for a Green New deal, why not?
From our ever popular series, Ritchiebollock questions that we can answer.
In slightly more detail, the Stern Review insisted that we should not try to plan our response to climate change, Instead, stick on a carbon tax and allow the answer to be emergent. Largely on the grounds that if we did try to plan it then we’d end up with purebred bollocks like the Green New Deal. The planners of which are so amazingly incompetent they think jobs are a benefit instead of what they are, a cost.
Plus, of course, we really want to turn over the design of our entire economy to Caroline Lucas and Richard Murphy, right?