Category: Economics

Plugging the BLACK HOLE

The National Children’s Hospital is just the latest in a long line of public capital projects to suffer from a massive cost overrun. BARRY MCCALL asks what can be done to prevent this happening in future. The maxim about those...

/ September 2, 2019

Bitcoin deconstructed

BARRY MCCALL looks at the phenomenon that is bitcoin and asks is it more shadow than substance Students of the financial market are all too aware of the “tulip mania” which gripped The Netherlands in the 17th century. In a...

/ August 1, 2019