Individuals

LVT supporters are listed under two main headings, Individuals and Organisations, in chronological order, according to the dates of published articles.  They differ from those referred to in the links of the Home page in that they are not affiliated with any declared Georgist or LVT organisations.

Supporters listed here are prominent individuals, drawn internationally from the areas of Politics, Economics, Journalism or Academia, who have expressed support for LVT through published articles or academic papers.

Click on the highlighted name to open the relevant article or website:

10.9.08.         Dr. Martin Weale:    Economist.  Director, NIESR.  Member, Bank of England MPC.
24.3.09.         Samuel Brittan:    Economist / Journalist.  Economics Editor, Financial Times.
24.3.09.         Prof. Iain McLean:  Prof. of Politics, Oxford U.
11.4.09.         Peter Wilby:   Journalist, Ex. Editor, New Statesman.
22.5.09          Dr. Neville Bennett:  (Aus.), Economics Editor, National Business Review.
10.8.09.         Ashley Seagar:    Economist /Journalist
3.12.09.         Clive Anderson:    BBC Presenter.  Ex. Barrister.
29.1.10.         Richard Reeves:    Economist, Ex Director, Demos. Advisor to Nick Clegg.
22.3.10.         Larry Elliott:  Financial Editor, The Guardian
13.7.10.         Polly Toynbee;    Journalist.  Assoc. Editor, Independent.
19.7.10.         Prof. Herman Daly (US):    Economist, Ex.World Bank.  Prof. U. of Maryland
7.8.10:           Prof. Michael Hudson (US):  Economist, U of Missouri.  Ex. Wall St. analyst
7.8.10.           Dr. Diarmid Weir   PhD. econ. Sterling U. LVT advisor to Scottish Parliament
7.8.10.           Martin Wolf: Financial Editor, Financial Times.
26.8.10.         Andy Burnham, MP:    Labour Shadow Minister for Education.
2.9.10.           Benjamin Fox:    Marketing Consultant.  Advisor to EU Economic Affairs Committee.
25.9.10.         Mark Braund:    Journalist / Social commentator.
10.10.10.       Will Hutton:    Journalist.  Ex.Editor, Observer.
19.10.10.       Jason Cowley:    Editor, New Statesman.
23.11.10        Lord John Shipley:    Ex. (Lib. Dem) leader, Newcastle City Council.
3.1.11.           Philippe Legrain:    Economist. Chief Analyst, Bureau of European Policy Advisors.
3.6.11.           Prof. Prem Sikka:    Prof. of Accountancy, Essex University
1.7.11.           Calista Cheung:  (Can.) Senior Economics Rep. Bank of Canada.
1.9.11.           George Eaton:    Journalist, Political editor, New Statesman.
6.9.11.           Lord Dick Newby:    Economist, Lib.dem Peer, Tax advisor to HMRC.
14.9.11          Prof. Peter Ambrose:   Prof. of Housing and Health, Brighton University.
22.9.11          Peter Smith:  CEO of Wildwood Trust, Herne Bay, Kent
28.9.11.         Caroline Lucas MP:    Ex. Green Party Leader,  Ex. MEP.
4.11.11          Michael Kumhof:    Deputy Chief Editor, Research Dept, IMF
9.11.11.         Dr. Micheál L. Collins: Prof. of Economics, Trinity College, Dublin
15.12.11        Dr. Bob Colenut:  Head of Research, Urban Affairs, Northampton U.
23.1.12.          Romain Duval;     French Economist, OECD
27.1.12           Ronan Lyons:    Economist,  Journalist (Ireland)   
3.2.12             Mark Drakeford:    Welsh Assembly Labour AM, Cardiff West.
8.2.12.            Nicholas Boles MP:    Tory MP. Ex. Director Policy Exchange
8.2.12:            David Cowan:   Tory activist, Cambridge University & Egremont Group
27.2.12.          Nicholas Shaxson:     Journalist, Author , Researcher for Tax Justice Network.
1.3.12             Merryn Somerset Webb:     Editor-in-Chief, Moneyweek.
7. 6.12.           Dr. Adam Leaver: Senior lecturer, Manchester U. Business School
22.8.12.          Charles Secrett:   Former Director, FOE. UK.  Founder, Robertsbridge Group.
4.9.12.            Duncan Stoddard:  Economist, Data scientist at DS Analytics. 
11.9.12.          Bernadette Meaden: Social / Catholic activist. Writer for the Christian thinktank ‘Ekklesia’
16.9.12           Philip Inman:  Economics correspondent for Guardian  and Observer.
27.9.12           David J Webb:  Libertarian writer on Chinese Politics and Economics.
27.9.12.          Victoria White:  Environmentalist, Journalist, Irish Examiner.
25.10.12.        Jenny Jones:     London mayoral candidate, Green Party
30.10.12         Dr. Stephen Battersby:   President, Institute of Environmental Health. Chair, Pro-housing Alliance
21.1.13           George Monbiot:  Author, Journalist, Environmental activist.
8. 5.13            Andy Hull:    Islington Councillor. Ex. Researcher at IPPR.  Ex. Police Policy Officer..
3.6.13             Howard Reed:     Ex. Chief Economist to IPPR, Director of Landman Economics
19.8.13           Jeff Taylor:   Co-editor of the ‘Economic Voice’
20.8.13           Ben Chu:         Economics editor, The Independent newspaper
3.9.13             Dr. Molly Scott Cato:   Prof. of Strategy, Roehampton U. Green Party economics rep.
15.9.13           Natalie Bennett:  Green Party Leader.
22.9.13           Johann Lamont:  MSP, Ex. Leader of Scottish Labour Party
21.11.13:        Tim Worstall:    Journalist, blogger on economiics.  Fellow at Adam Smith Institute
22.11.13         Jesse Myerson: (US) Leader, Occupy Wall Street.
5.12.13.          Rev. Paul Nicholson:     Taxpayers against poverty
18.12.13         Zoë Williams:   Journalist/Columnist, Guardian, Observer
6.2.14.            Prof. Edward Glaeser: Prof. of Economics, Harvard U.
2.3.14.            Prof. Danny Dorling:   Prof. of Human Geography, Sheffield U. and Oxford U
26.4.14.          Prof. James Galbraith:  Prof. of Government, U. of Texas, Austin USA.
28.4.14.          Paul Abbey:   Chief Economist, PWC, Australia.
29.4.14.          Prof. Ken gibb:   Prof. of Housing Economics, Glasgow U.
1.5.14              Owen Jones:   Journalist, author, Guardian columnist.
7.5.14.             April Cumming:  Vice-chair Scottish Fabians, Electoral Reform Soc. member.
10.7.14.           Helen Kersley: Head of Valuations NEF. Ex. HMRC.  Ex.European Bank of Reconstruction and Development.
10.7.14.           Faiza Shaheen: Head of Inequlity, Save the Children. Ex. NEF & Centre for Cities.
24.10.14.         Murad Quereshi:  Labour member, London Assembly.
13.11.14          Lee Dong-Keon:   Tax specialist, PWC, Korea.
13.11.14          Behrooz Tavasollian:  Research assistant, Res Publica think tank.
1.1.15.             Dr Yiming Wang:   Economist, Urban planner, lecturer UCL
2.1.15.             Naomi Smith: Accountant. Chair, Social Liberal Forum.
8.1.15.             Darren Johnson:  London Assembly, Green party member.
10.2.15.           Jonathan Winship:  Lecturer: Accounting and Finance, Open University.
5.2.15.             Sam Bowman:  Libertarian economist. Director, Adam Smith Institute.
16.2.15.           Kevin Amirehsani:  Economist and Author.  Analyst at Global Risk Insights.
3.3.15.             Dr. Peter Orszag: (US) Economist at Citigroup. Ex. advisor to President Obama.
11.3.15.           Prof. Gerry Holtham:   Journalist. Lecturer, London Business School, Cardiff U.
19.3.15.           Keith Taylor:  Green MEP, S.E. England.
23.3.15.           Prof. Phang Sock Yang: (Sing). Prof. of Economics, Singapore Management University.
1.4.15.             Edward Lucas:  Economist , Journalist, Senior editor, Economist magazine.
7.4.15.             Fleur Anderson: (Aus). Political journalist, Australian Financial Review.
8.4.15.             Jessica Irvine(Aus). Senior economist, Fairfax Media.
17.4.15.           Dame Kate Barker: Ex. researcher NIESR, advisor to CBI, ex. B. of E. MPC.
20.4.15.           Prof. Joseph Stiglitz: (US)    Nobel Economics Laureate.  Ex. World Bank.
29.4.15.           Howard Reed: Director of Landman Economics.
5.5.15.             Jeff Spross:  (US).Economics writer at ‘The Week’ political news magazine.
20.5.15.           Stephen Meintjes: (SA.) Economist and Author.  Head of Research, Imara Investment Bank.
21.5.15.           Phillip Collins: Economist, Times leader writer, Chairman Demos, Lecturer LSE.
3.8.15.             Prof. Richard Murphy:   Political economist, tax advisor to TUC and Jeremy Corbyn
5.8.15.             Jeremy Corbyn MP:   UK Labour Party leader.
16.8.15.           Mathew Taylor:  Chief Exec. RSA. Ex. Director of IPPR.  Ex. advisor to Tony Blair.
5.10.15.           Holly Mackay:  Independent Investment Advisor.  MD. of ‘Boring Money’.
14.10.15.         Prof. John Kay:  Prof. at LSE.  Ex. Director IFS. Columnist at FT.
11.1.16.           Tristram Hunt MP:  Ex. lecturer, Queen Mary U.  Historian & Broadcaster.
15.1.16.           Brian Wilson:  Journalist.  Ex. Labour MP and Minister of State, (1987-2005).
16.2.16.           Josh Ryan-Collins: Assoc. Director, Economy and Finance, NEF.
18.2.16.           James Pethokoukis: (US). Economist.  Fellow of American Enterprise Institute.
15.3.16.           James Nickerson:   Business & political reporter at City AM.
22.3.16.           Frank Chung: (Aus)  Financial reporter for News.com. Aus.
2.5.16.             Jeff Stein: (US).  Politics writer, Editor of Vox.com.
31.5.16.           Mike Russell MSP:  SNP member.
6.6.16.             Joel Anderson: (US). Business writer, Senior editor, Equities.com, USA.
6.7.16.             Dr. Somprawin Manprasert: (Thai) Prof. of Economics, Chulalongkorn U., Bangkok.
29.7.16.           Rebecca Long-Bailey:  Labour MP. Salford and Eccles
22.9.16.           Dr. Tom Goodfellow: Economist. Lecturer, Sheffield U.
3.10.16.           Prof. Herbert Barry lll: (US). Prof of Psychology, Pittsburgh U.