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

February 2016

ozprodcom If anti-dumping principles applied domestically, Aus exporters couldn’t take up Austrade’s advice & discount to gain new export markets.

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The MetaFilter gopher server is back. If you need to ask ‘why’? I guess you weren’t there in pre-Mosaic times. metatalk.metafilter.com/24019/Direct-y…

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Ponderous legal battles are a safeguard, not a solution, for problems with anti-competitive patents::marginalrevolution.com/marginalrevolu…

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Twice in a year US Fed’l Court has reversed Apple’s design/software patent awards. Win for innovation, competition::arstechnica.com/tech-policy/20…

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Trade? Poor: ICC “G20 Score Card” tracks G20 performance on i’nat’l business issues:iccwbo.org/global-influen… pic.twitter.com/u8EuNF7Rzo

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More solemn blather from the G-20: a Group that has’t had a workable idea (or kept its own promises) since 2009::ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/3…

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An unimaginative title (sub-editor) but intriguing, slightly speculative, analysis of Trumpery from @HenryErgas theaustralian.com.au/opinion/column…

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IMF tosh! How about that “bold plan” for 2% growth targets (no result)? Ex-EURO, few grounds for collaborative macro:twitter.com/sdonnan/status…

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Trump triumphs in Las Vegas. One of the Great Lizards that Hunter Thompson saw, gutting the American Dream? Or is he a Thompsonian dreamer?

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Oh no! AU “doesn’t get” the risk of more jobs, exports, capital Investments, productivity & profits on land sales!::twitter.com/JamieSmythF/st…

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Fascinating paper on secular fall in real int. rates. Still, how crude, partial are macro explanations, indicators::bankofengland.co.uk/research/Docum…

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Obama says there must be compromise. So “Partly conceived in Liberty”? “Somewhat dedicated” to that proposition?::nytimes.com/2016/02/20/us/…?

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SamKSS Hardly surprising but still very depressing headline on front page of today’s AFR. pic.twitter.com/7D8SGxIFsr

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“The outcomes cannot be known with certainty. The rules are objective and concrete.” Better fragile rules, if so. twitter.com/dikenson/statu…

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@dikenson …and they’ll probably grow up to be Canadians!

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@kjhealy has made an affiliation graph of 1k-author Gravitational Waves paper (more AU authors than I expected)::kieranhealy.org/files/misc/per…

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@timwilsoncomau forget talk of political ‘struggle’, we want responsible econ. management, end to wasteful spending & knee-jerk regulation!

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Vale Antonin Scalia: a true voice of liberalism in the Common Law tradition & a powerful writer::nytimes.com/2016/02/14/us/…

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What a dreadful world that wretched deal 70 years ago! “We must not alter Yalta, Or Joe will make a fuss…” twitter.com/HistoryTime_/s…

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Wonderful title! Captures the imperious insanity of GIs.
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…Seems not. Target prices & “deficiency payments” to replace stocks. Like that’ll work! (ictsd.org/bridges-news/b…) twitter.com/pwgallagher/st…

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Ban on discrimination (Art. II modified by e.g. XXIV) seems to bar CMs in WTO except where distribution of prod’n is highly skewed (TISA?).

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Seems to miss the point. Challenge for CM (‘club’) agreements in WTO not non-MFN obligations but non-MFN benefits. twitter.com/BaldwinRE/stat…

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davidcollinslaw No apparent pro-investor bias in ISDS … twitter.com/unctadwif/stat…

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This smells! ABS proposes to retain identifying Census data to track individuals for unspecified “policy” purposes::abs.gov.au/websitedbs/D33…

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