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The good state

Octogenarian economist John Kenneth Galbraith no longer fulminates against consumerism. But, says Kenneth Minogue, his view of the good society is still irredeemably statist
Kenneth Minogue  

Cruelty to cats

The newspaper editors who hounded Cedric Brown earn a lot more than he did. Derek Matthews comes to the defence of Britain's highly paid utility bosses
Derek Matthews  

Pay as you earn

Labour politicians believe that Cedric Brown and other highly paid utility bosses will win them the next election. But has the uproar over top salaries led to any greater clarity about how much people should earn? W G Runciman offers…
W G Runciman