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Clear historical perspective

Bryan Kavanagh is a long-term economic activist. He's also a property valuer and brings a historic perspective to our current problems. If you want to know how we got where we are today and what we need to do to fix things then click on the link below. Click here to read Bryan's article. [...]

By | 2017-01-01T11:56:48+00:00 January 3rd, 2017|Article, Current events, Economic problems, Henry George, History|Comments Off on Clear historical perspective

Vancouver makes housing more accessible and affordable

$10,000 per year tax on unoccupied properties Contrary to other taxes, taxes on land makes it more affordable and accessible. Take Vancouver, Canada for example — Click here to read the article. The city has placed a tax of $10,000 per year on unoccupied residences. The owners must self declare and if they lie [...]

By | 2016-11-12T10:55:34+00:00 November 12th, 2016|Article, Economic problems, Housing affordability|Comments Off on Vancouver makes housing more accessible and affordable

Henry George in The Economist

The influential journal, The Economist, recently wrote an excellent article on Henry George and land tax. The article was entitled "Why Henry George had a point". Click here to read the article. Nobel-prize winner Joseph Stiglitz is in favour of Henry George's policies because "Rich people tend to own a lot of land, poor people very [...]

By | 2016-11-03T07:01:07+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Article, Economic problems, Henry George, Housing affordability|Comments Off on Henry George in The Economist