Conferences..

I occasionally get invited to do stuff. Usually to do with welfare, or the state of the labour market. I go to these things, and meet people who are extraordinarily knowledgeable in their field, but in the environments where policy is discussed, their field only spans one issue. I meet a lot of people who…

Political writing

Most political writing is an attempt to obfuscate reality to suit the needs of a party, or social network. ┬áIt is rarely the writers own reality being obfuscated. It is rarely intentional, but is mostly because of a lack of concern with consequences. Because it only needs to stand up with the similarly unconcerned, regardless…