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@Halsrethink AU, too. We’re currently #5 in this Ugly Parade (Annex D of WTO report shows Govts under-reported use)::docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/F…

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Forbes details the cryptic, bordering-corrupt, anti-consumer practice of Anti-Dumping. As in the USA so in AU, alas::forbes.com/sites/danikens…

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USA errs still as Roosevelt/White did in 1945 to use IFIs as instruments of For Pol. Now CHN, too. More wrecks ahead::ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/4…

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Copyright law adoption c.1801 => more Italian opera. Surprise? More telling: efficient © term looks to be ~20 yrs.::marginalrevolution.com/marginalrevolu…

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H Kissinger speaks twice in today’s Australian; and is twice wrong. On Whitlam: [theaustralian.com.au/news/gough-whi…] On Rudd: [theaustralian.com.au/national-affai…]

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RT @SincDavidson: Padraic P. McGuinness on Whitlam quadrant.org.au/opinion/qed/20… [Surely Quadrant can do better than recycle Paddy’s bitter rants!]

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RT @CISOZ: VALE Gough. The last time I saw him speak @ CIS’s Bert Kelly memorial. Recommended. cis.org.au/publications/o…

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H. Ergas (as ever, brilliant) distinguishes morality, liberty and learning for the shabby dills that now rule U. Syd::theaustralian.com.au/opinion/column…

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@CanberraInsider @SincDavidson Great sacks of fruit! Ah, those were the days…when tailors, too, knew how to cut! Cute shoes, PM!

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Nobel laureate Jean Tirole’s 2005 paper on TRIPS, patented medicine, income redistribution and compulsory licensing::idei.fr/doc/by/tirole/…

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@carreebee Will TFA-1 (or -n) leave us better- or worse-off?Alternatives are to stay ‘stuck’ or fragment WTO with non-MFN plurilaterals.

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carreebee @pwgallagher if India gets a free ride, how do you think the next negotiation is going to go?

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Marrakech Agreement —> simple “majority of votes cast” (Art.9) adopts any MFN agreement. Adopt Bali TF: let India free-ride. Who cares?

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’s ITA, Fin. Services did not require waivers; they are MFN plurilaterals. Is there any reason Bali TF agreement could not be same?

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“Lawyers were working hard on an alternative…” Ominous if they’re looking to weaken limits on waivers ::ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/a…

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“Australia’s coal producers… will be the most affected”. Not so clear. Depends how tariff hits Chinese consumptiontheaustralian.com.au/business/reint…TV

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insteconomics Rec 7.6 of 2002 PC inquiry into Cost Recovery: ‘basic information product set of agencies should be funded from general tax revenue’

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kw_watson Why we should be worried about recent US trade “settlements” — on Cotton bit.ly/1CVqGod & Cloves Cigarettes bit.ly/1v2N7GM

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In 1951, 66% of electorate rejected Menzies’ attempt to ban the CPA. Doesn’t that tell us what our “values” are?::theaustralian.com.au/in-depth/terro…

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“When you just stand back and weigh it up – just a huge waste of taxpayers money” (the Aust. BOM)warwickhughes.com/blog/?p=33033D

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“I suspect that Rod Sims is a Sims addict” (David Leyonhjelm)::catallaxyfiles.com/2014/10/04/gue…

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“Wilson has blasted…the decision to force parliamentary visitors wearing… burkas to sit behind a glass enclosuretheaustralian.com.au/national-affai…WJke

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“The Olympics are still a beautiful event but those who own it have rotted to the roots”::ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/d…

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It’s that simple. “You either believe that we are entitled to say what we think; or you don’t”:Leyonhjelm to Abbott::youtube.com/watch?v=xdKo23…

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“These changes would extend ASIO’s powers into areas… not normally …described as terrorism or national securitytheaustralian.com.au/in-depth/terro…HByF

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