The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @pwgallagher ever

July 2012

Robert Fisk on treacherous agendas supporting the slaughter in Syria. Even his rants are good::goo.gl/Zr60N

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@SincDavidson right on the money. Aust FDI regulations target the wrong thing, rely on the wrong safeguard :: goo.gl/uTY0K

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You know govt has lost the plot when net benefits of intervention depend on shaping impacts with modelled compensation::goo.gl/d2f2A

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Specialisation’s siren song. Local government outsources services to the local govt next door:: http://t.co/EtyWlLUE

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What did WTO members sign-up for? More intrusive review of non-border market controls than expected::is.gd/KkjLWk

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Lamy “trade can hardly trump social preferences in matters of public policy” (is.gd/CWvouo) Nuts! Productivity is also a soc. pref.

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A collection of short, hi-quality papers on value-chain analysis and evolving global trade structures::is.gd/JHbVWC

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Claimed progress on a WTO+ CM deal to bring GATS services trade commitments at minimum in line with current practice::is.gd/Hs93ac

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Finally, the end of the post-WWII architecture. Russia, #9 world trader, ratifies the WTO treaty. The end of WTO too?::is.gd/Ua4hCj

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Aurelia George on Japanese agriculture & TPP; says Aus now accepts tariff quotas, rice protection in FTA negs. with Jpn is.gd/zpqAnn

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Huff Post on “How TPP will Change Canada” doesn’t mention the “elephant”: agriculture protection & supply controls is.gd/RW3ON7

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@insteconomics FDI laws passed by Canadian Parliament in 2009 are more liberal than Aust; mired in regulatory go-slow::is.gd/R2aP49

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Why the Higgs discovery only deepens the mystery (thank “God”!), Steven Weinberg in the NYRB::is.gd/RfFU1Q

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What do “Meet the Flintstones”, “I Got Rhythm” (Gershwin), “Cotton Tail” (Ellington), “Rhythm-A-Ning” (Monk) all have? is.gd/PilF4l

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Conflicted BBC profile of G. Rinehart: adventurous, disruptive power doesn’t fit their idea of nice (but is great copy) is.gd/bquH8E

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Twitter-geek’s client for OSX: YoruFukurou (is.gd/ki7SXn) An indecent Boggle (lewd ghost?) in there somewhere + heaps of function.

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@EricCrampton @insteconomics I support plain packaging that cuts demand for single malt assuming it also cuts price. Never use soda (ugh!).

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Three reasons it’s time for an illustrated, audio-e-book of Byron’s masterpiece Don Juan http://t.co/FwWC8UPE #epub #ibooks #kobo

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@domleca Thanks. I prefer to buy direct because I figure it improves your margins on the sale. But the App store wants $A11 not $A13. Sorry.

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@sparrow About to buy from your store but you want $AUD13 for $US10 product. That’s a big rip-off. $1US = $AUD0.97 today. Please explain.

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Two (better) recordings of Byron’s comic epic poem “Don Juan”::is.gd/vzAjfS

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The overreaching, secretive ACTA anti-counterfeit project won’t survive the EU Parliament’s rejection of treaty. TPP negotiators take note!

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Cost of electricity at our house in Melbourne (AGL) to go up 14%. Thanks, Labor!

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Here’s a #4 (very cute Higgs cartoon)::http://t.co/XHKEozDA

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Best article on Higgs, SUSY & std. model? Frank Wilczek (is.gd/zKCoPD). #2? Hawking’s Grand Design p 103ff. #3? is.gd/avLjba

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“All experience hath shewn that mankind are more disposed to suffer, while evils are sufferable” Labor’s hope @ TheCat::goo.gl/hWqq4

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(Late to this) NZ puts emissions pricing on hold because it costs too much (and, no doubt to one-up Aus.)::is.gd/Hy1Ugp

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Ten things you need to know about the carbon tax @ The Cat::goo.gl/kjnnu

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Gillard now touts CO2 tax for income redistribution and clean energy. Clearly she’s forgotten what the fuss was about::goo.gl/NLzFx

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