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Syzria irresponsible on debt; Greece suffers income cuts without reform. But it should now vote no. Greeks’ best hope lies outside the Euro.

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✔️”Rationing makes the actual welfare cost of price controls much higher than the standard deadweight loss triangle”::gregmankiw.blogspot.com/2015/07/a-comm…

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@MattMurray8 @sdonnan Two-way AUS trade has grown since 2005 by 40% measured in nom. $A esp. AU imports (ag. growth not explains)

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@MattMurray8 @sdonnan OK. To clarify, those are $A export data. I see Zoellick is talking 2-way trade.

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@MattMurray8 @sdonnan Query Zoellick’s data. Fm UN TradeMap $A(nom) growth =19% merch, 20% srvcs (2005-latest) vs 92%|35% to World

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SimonJCowan A better - Australia signs a free trade agreement with itself and immediately demands the reduction of all tariff barriers

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“Wolfgang Kasper on the Euro”(econlog.econlib.org/archives/2015/…). WK has long been a favourite; click-thru to read the article.

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Kashyap’s excellent short history of the Greek mess (via G. Mankiw)::faculty.chicagobooth.edu/anil.kashyap/r…

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mattwridley This makes for priceless reading in retrospect: ec.europa.eu/economy_financ…

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sdonnan It’s New Reality Monday in Asia… launch ceremony as prepares for first default by rich world member in its history.

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“If there is no sugar on the table, I don’t think we should do the [] deal.” Seems as if *some* would be enough::theaustralian.com.au/national-affai…

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RT @ATabarrok: Justice Robert’s anti-Lochner dissent is actually the most liberal part of the decision.

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Dissenting justices sympathetic to personal wishes; acknowledge the appeal of same-sex marriage laws. Lucid views, durable argument, IMO.

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“[C]onstitutional revision by an unelected committee of nine…robs the People of…the freedom to govern themselvessupremecourt.gov/opinions/14pdf…FnLG

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@StephenJacobi Me too! What reason cd. there be for ANY taxes on AU imports in 21st C? Nuts. Easy $7bn GDP boost there any time we want it!

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@ozprodcom Trade+Assistance report Fig.4.3 shows that Govt., Parlt. offer fluff, not evidence for benefit of ::ow.ly/OI1q1

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ozprodcom Japan Aust Agreement ‘gap analysis’ shows assessment processes fall short of what is needed. ow.ly/OI1q1 pic.twitter.com/zZ8fCdiUoD

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ozprodcom Current trade and industry policies not based on global value chain statistics, and are at best ‘ill-informed’. ow.ly/OI1q1

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✔︎✔︎ @snlester on why WTO will still be our most important trade agreement (plus, can’t settle disputes w/ CHN):huffingtonpost.com/simon-lester/t…

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“Greece needs an independent, national, banking system about as much as Ohio or Louisiana need [the same]::johnhcochrane.blogspot.com.au/2015/06/last-g…

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SimonEvenett Jury still out on whether “peak” trade is due to cyclical or structural factors or trade distortions. Probably all 3 voxeu.org/content/global…

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Value of handouts paid by households, other firms GREW 17% ($1.3 billion) in 2012-13. Yikes!::ow.ly/OI1q1 pic.twitter.com/WjQtGPGbkF

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Cutting AU tariffs, subsidies worth more than . RT @ozprodcom: Trade & Assistance Review::ow.ly/OI1q1 pic.twitter.com/9OzjW04GeV

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“Tsipras is proposing that over 90% of the fiscal adjustment be done through tax hikes”… Uh-huh? On Germans maybe!::aei.org/publication/a-…

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snlester FT: “best way to pass trade policy is under … WTO. .. focus on free trade rather than intellectual property rights” ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/8…

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