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Martin Stanley and Tom Weiss

Martin Stanley was a senior civil servant in the UK government and now teaches and writes about good government, and is the keeper of the website about all things that have to do with the British civil service. Tom Weiss is a retired economics professor interested in the economic history of tourism and the dining history of James Bond.

Website: https://www.civilservant.org.uk

License to Dine: Can 007 Continue to Dine Well?

April 14th, 2022 by

In the 21st century can James Bond still afford the best restaurants himself? Or, must MI6 pick up more and more of the tab? Find out here. Martin Stanley and Thomas Weiss examine Bond’s ability to eat well by comparing restaurants from the novels to his salary.

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