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

May 2014

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”::
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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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@SincDavidson points out Health cuts —> Med Rsrch Fund, not deficit. “Incoherent”? Not if health spend slows more than MRF funding grows.

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@Adam_Creighton On Board of ANZ Intensive Care Rsrch. NHMRC funds. World-leading quality, quantity. Scrimps. Cheap Y class fares. Come see!

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‘Obscure’?! ‘Academic’?! Its the (Indian—>global) economy, dummy!:blog.foreignpolicy.com/posts/2014/05/…u

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Fabulous Goldberg! Following the score while Ishizaka plays is huge fun. Performance and iPad App in public domain::opengoldbergvariations.org

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“A TPP without China, an RCEP without the United States…” a dilemma, not a ‘sweet spot’ for AU & JPNthe-japan-news.com/news/article/0…QO H/@jpclark1414

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Neither Paris nor WTO provides one :: RT @snlester: “Plain Packaging of Tobacco and the ‘Right’ to Use a Trade Mark” bit.ly/1fNg1V9

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Plans for @icc_wbo were hatched twice, a century ago. At twilight in Paris, June 1914, and at dawn in Atlantic City, NJ, in October 1919.

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snlester Randy Barnett: “I doubt very much that copyright and patents are really property at all” wapo.st/1mwITnD

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Looks like US did better in talks with JPN on agriculture. @AndrewRobbMP said AU-JPN deal has an MFN clause::the-japan-news.com/news/article/0…

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snlester Free Trade in Patented Goods: International Exhaustion for Patents bit.ly/1ug9nuA

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Makes more sense than sanctions.”The answer lies in the offer of a free trade agreement with Russia and the Ukraine”::online.wsj.com/news/articles/…

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