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Free-trade folly

by Robert P. Porter

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Published by J.S. Ogilvie and Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Protectionism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Robert P. Porter ...
    SeriesAmerican protective tariff league -- no. 9
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHF1755 .P86
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p.
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24184972M
    LC Control Number05042692
    OCLC/WorldCa12543113

      Tweet. Adam Smith’s famous book The Wealth of Nations () developed economic and moral arguments against “the mercantile system” or relevant chapters are among the best of the book and there is much to be learned from them. Smith’s argument for free trade starts from his idea that the extent of the market favors the division of labor.   The implementation of overly simplified theories and ideologies are meeting growing criticisms. For example, former chief economist of the World Bank Joseph Stiglitz in his popular book, Globalization and its Discontents (Penguin Books, ), heavily criticizes the IMF for pursuing an ideology of neoliberal market fundamentalism which is overly simplistic, without paying attention to real.

    Adam Smith wrote the most influential case for economic liberty, “The Wealth of Nations” (), but the best book on free trade probably came from our side of the Atlantic.   How the West Was Lost: Fifty Years of Economic Folly—and the Stark Choices Ahead by Dambisa Moyo. London: Allen Lane, , paper, pages In , when Zambian-born economist Dambisa Moyo publis.   The Folly of 'Buy American and Hire American' can scarce be folly in that of a great kingdom.” Detroit is now a libertarian paradise thanks to free trade.

    Books shelved as fair-trade: The Fair Trade Revolution by John Bowes, Fighting the Banana Wars and Other Fairtrade Battles by Harriet Lamb, Fair Trade Co. Free Trade, King Solomon, News, Opinion. King Solomon, Is President Trump Prey? 12/09/ — 2 Comments. Free Trade, King Solomon, President Trump, Wisdom. King Solomon, President Trump, Score Two. 08/19/ — 6 Comments. Free Trade, Government, King Solomon, Politics, Uncategorized. King Solomon, Circuit Breakdown in USA? 07/08/ — 0.   In a few short weeks, Britain will begin negotiations with the EU on how we will trade in the years ahead; in the next three years, the return of Britain’s capacity for self-government will give us the chance to trade freely with the rest of the world once more. To grasp these opportunities will require confident choices.


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