Author: Ryan

Podcast Appearance: @Crowdleaf & I’m Back

Hey readers/subscribers/those who read in passing and distinguished others. I attach a set of videos, covering the near entirety of the most recent Three Muckrakers Podcast that I appear on:   Talking about Amber Rudds parting gift, the passing of borderline ambitious climate change measures/carbon reduction targets. The reaction to Theresa May’s new cabinet and Read More …

Pre-budget memo – Invest for tomorrow.

There is a budget this week, there will most likely be no blue sky thinking pots or as I’ve mentioned before about the so called ‘Star-wars’ projects. These mission oriented pots are one the best ways to solve the problems of tomorrow. This will be yet another budget where ideological blinkers lead to cut taxes Read More …

Not So ‘Super Thursday’ – Lets Give Mark Carney Some Real Targets

Yet another consecutive meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee has kept the base rate constant at 0.5%, a phenomenon that’s fast become the norm having stuck at this historic low since March 2009. The base rate is the rate that the Bank of England (BoE) decides it’s willing to lend to other banks. Following the Read More …

The Looking To Tomorrow Series- Thinking ‘Back To The Future’

I have written before about how regulators and competition regulators are falling at their job of making the economy safer, fairer and productive. These institutions are however keeping the worst of capitalism alive, the bleak and the slow, the outdated and the aged. The issue isn’t due to a ‘small c’ conservatism and a sense Read More …

Pieces for the Galleon that I’ve written or been quoted in

Here is a piece that shows the pieces I have written or have been quoted in for the Galleon newspaper and site, you can view all of the pieces here or the pieces themselves that have been reposted on this site sometimes with a few adaptations. My Galleon profile is here – http://www.galleonnews.com/author/ryan-carter/ Here – http://www.galleonnews.com/2015/10/where-next-for-capitalism-where-regulations-fail-or-fall-on-deaf-ears/ Here Read More …

Recent activity, a pod-cast and plans

I have recently had the pleasure of writing for UKProgressive  you can find the piece here, and appearing on their pod-cast talking about Donald Trump, Jeremy Corbyn, the funny stories of the week and America’s emphasis on middle names among with many other issues. If you wan to find out what my middle names our Read More …