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

July 2013

4 good ideas for G-20, but 20th C showed trade opening must be pushed from the top. By whom? Obama? Xi? Merkel? Abe?::goo.gl/0oDgXN

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Exile to PNG? Turn back? Why not sink some boats? That will stop! Better to share in opportunities immigrants want to create for themselves.

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Circuses used to be for the crowd: now, they’re for the clowns is.gd/sKKO36

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Elinor Ostrom mapped the roots of government. Sits beside Mancur Olson in the pantheon (thanks @JulieKNovak)::ow.ly/mCMC0

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kw_watson What ever happened to negotiating freer trade? RT @insidetrade: TPP Members Resist Criminalizing Trade Secret Theft bit.ly/13TI9ZU

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dikenson 18th century industry “looms” large in 21st century trade negotiations. tinyurl.com/kh2p9zl

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Things that don’t come in a bottle: “opium, champoing, and other luxuries indulged in by oriental sensualists”:: goo.gl/8OTLB

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Keynes 1926 essay End of Laissez-Faire:: is.gd/n9L4Vo Advocates quangos, dissects self-socialisation of large private enterprises.

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GrumpyStKilda Soft launch of new Middle Eight Music website. Not sure yet if we have all the bugs ironed out! middle8.com

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Rudd says PNG deal “bound to run into many unanticipated problems”. Same old KR. Policy on the fly. Costs unknown, alternatives unexamined.

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This is a punt: official data & best estimates are pretty close RT @TradeDiversion: Krugman: “China is in big trouble”http://t.co/AGvkPeEMX8

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China wheat crop failures + low global inventory >> grain price spikes >> windfalls + trouble. http://t.co/49PVEk5lr5

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This is fun: “Anti-smoking Australia prevails in dry run of WTO dispute.” Wd be hard to best the canny Joost Pauwelyn:is.gd/gamXSE

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Reading Arthur Lewis “Economic Survey 1919-1939” for my history of the Int. Ch of Commerce. A difficult period brilliantly summed up.

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Don Juan Canto 1 is.gd/1Cd87c (79886 d’loads); Canto V is.gd/lb8QPL (7098); Cantos 13-16 is.gd/lb8QPL (2961).

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AFP denies FOI request on monitoring of Twitter: says “it would damage the international relations of the C’wth…” goo.gl/5tIgx

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Learning to obey my Up sleep & activity monitor. Wrist band buzzes to get me away from screen after 30 mins. pic.twitter.com/myarX3ZgCc

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Just say ‘no’. It’s the only way to wean GM from the public tit. They love it when nanny tells them how to get more::goo.gl/9fftN

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Incidence of smoking seems very similar in USA & Australia despite our huge taxes, labelling laws. Evidence of what?goo.gl/CdNno

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“Dumping is…effectively cheating”. Head of the new A-Dumping Authority is effectively lying about competition:: goo.gl/nasMf

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“Well, f**k them, and f**k that”. M Arment on Google’s sacrifice of Reader & RSS to Google+. Couldn’t agree more::goo.gl/7Mbqc

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In my essay for @lowyinstitute I say TPIP negotiations, now started, could shrink, not expand, global trade horizons::http://t.co/yc1IbTK2NB

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The outside of an envelope is not private info. But does that justify undisclosed, speculative, surveillance of mail::goo.gl/MAkZm

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Sheridan too generous to Rudd. No grasp of foreign economic policy, no priorities but vanities, his deals all fluff::goo.gl/DowyQ

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WAPO: NSA gets PRISM data ‘directly from the servers’ of Google:: http://t.co/rBIEEMYgtU How? The dogs of cyberwar? http://t.co/fSNqKhFa9V

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