The mercantilism of WTO

Tak­ing a swing at the WTO has become a sort of sport that any ama­teur can join. Since the Canuún deba­cle, dozens of researchers have tried to make a few wild...

A model for what?

The “BBC says”:http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/asia-pacific/3238302.stm that this agree­ment could be a ‘mod­el’ for oth­er tri­als of the cit­i­zens of US all...

Cultural protectionists

The cul­tur­al pro­tec­tion­ists of the Aus­tralian film and tele­vi­sion indus­try are com­plete block­heads. If they received the “pro­tec­tion from competiti...

Distant echo

On the day he was assas­si­nat­ed, 40 years ago, John Fitzger­ald Kennedy was on his way to the Dal­las Trade Mart to give a speech. A reporter assigned to cov­...

Grand Strategies

meta-cre­ation_­date: 21 Novem­ber, 2003 The French and Ger­man gov­ern­ments have noth­ing bet­ter to do, it “appears(link to IHT story)”:http://www.iht.com/ar...