We have not had an “Ask an economist” post in a while but, with e-tolls back in court and back in the news yesterday, we thought to keep you up to date. In June we wrote this piece.
And this tweet captured the same sentiments yesterday:
#etolls Gauntlett:We get to a situation where gov robs Peter (people in rest of country) to pay Paul (Gauteng road users enjoying new roads)—
Jeanette Clark (@jeanettehclark) August 15, 2012
and then we made a quick Storify story of yesterday’s tweets from court: