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√√ “What the new bank of BRICS is all about”::washingtonpost.com/blogs/monkey-c…

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alanbeattie @sdonnan @xtophercook @carlocantore Actually neither is dead and neither is really alive. They are zombie trade deals wandering the earth.

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Summers fails Int. Econ:”[Eximbank] subsidies… counter foreign subsidies… to maintain a level global trading systeft.com/intl/cms/s/2/a…ASKQ

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Study suggests 2014 Farm Bill subsidies mean the end of hopes for farm policy reforms (in next 4 years)::ictsd.org/themes/agricul…

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@kw_watson a role here for a private certification authority?

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“…For the interests of the consumer are the interests of the human race”. Happy birthday Frédéric Bastiataei-ideas.org/2014/06/happy-…PF

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Yes! Productivity Commission asks for a reference on FDI barriers::theaustralian.com.au/business/econo…

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√√ “Just because an action by one company damages others does not mean that the first…is acting anti-competitively”catallaxyfiles.com/2014/06/25/sho…u7

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snlester Krugman: “under current conditions mercantilism works” krugman.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/06/24/exi… Is there a procedure to impeach Nobel Prize winners?

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Fascinating story of discovery and path dependency in (and of) quantum/fluid physics. Good writing, too::simonsfoundation.org/quanta/2014062…

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Anti-dumping’s boogaloo “reversed” is still boogaloo. Import price competition good for consumers, exports, growth::theaustralian.com.au/opinion/column…

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Plain-packaging turning out to be great fun! Such interesting design, data flaws (+ reversal for the nanny state!)::theaustralian.com.au/opinion/column…

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It’s not apostasy in the voodoo church of A-D that shocks, but that any trade ‘remedy’ relies on secrets, influence
:theaustralian.com.au/business/spc-e…

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“This is bad policy at its worst; it should never have been adopted…@HenryErgasas on rotten timber import bars:theaustralian.com.au/opinion/column…h7

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What a surprise! “Japan Retreats from Farm Cooperative Overhaul Plan” If ever settled, will be stuck in 20th C::online.wsj.com/articles/japan…

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insteconomics Best FIRB can say on Graincorp: ‘Most people understand occasionally politics intrudes into all areas of our lives’ theaustralian.com.au/business/lates…

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“Four myths about the Great War” [VoxEU.org/index.php?q=no…] Strongest anti-war force was business + labor (‘commercants’ not ‘doux commerce’?)

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So 5% of kids on working holiday are so good at the job their employers want to keep them on. Great! Everyone wins! theaustralian.com.au/national-affai…

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More on complementarity of migrant workers (457 visas in AU). “How highly educated immigrants raise native wages”::
voxeu.org/article/how-hi…

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“Jobless lose out to migrant workers”? Nope! It’s called specialization. It’s where trade gains come from (hoorah!) theaustralian.com.au/national-affai…

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Alan Winters: “[] might add about 0.025% to EU GDP; gains to the US are around the same level.”voxeu.org/article/proble…

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@VirginAustralia turns up (useless) ‘safety demonstration’ volume to uncomfortable levels. Feel safer? Airlines like to control, not serve.

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Business wants G-20 to scrap “more than 1500 non-tariff restrictions”[ theaustralian.com.au/national-affai… ] They could start with anti-dumping!

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Russian WTO membership always a trade-off: manage disruption inside or outside? Not guaranteed to work (all the time):ictsd.org/bridges-news/b…

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