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October 2018

TradeDiversion For almost a decade, Alan Deardorff (@umichECON) has been linking to trade-related newspaper stories on a close-to-..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…cX

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SincDavidson It turns out Keynesian stimulus is correlated with slower, not faster, economic growth, writes @EdmundPhelps..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…NZ

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@snlester Precisely. I think @JPTrachtman is right about the WTO treaty (& something about the refuge of scoundrels..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Db

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Another reason to worry (at least in AU) is that S. Koreans drive on the Right Hand Side of the road:: theguardian.com/world/2018/oct…

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@SimonEvenett @MacaesBruno Simon, we could debate this stuff (including the ‘signal to noise’ problem properly disc..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…BK

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@alanbeattie Bzzzt! Nope. Std mercantilism is where the UK retains specie by keeping protection for home-grown beef..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…FH

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“The secret to a good life, said Gandhi, is ‘simple living and high thinking’; the voters of Wentworth, like so man..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…lC

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@MacaesBruno @SimonEvenett Yes, it might ‘explain’ Trump to ‘those unwilling to dig deeper’. GTA incidence data sho..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…gX

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The differences confirm that GE models are not much good at predicting the future (please note re , too). Th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qq

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@EmmaMAshford @insteconomics OTOH if you were looking for a benign use of “secret intelligence” this would be it. B..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…dN

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dikenson @PaulBlustein I’m afraid, Paul, that you & I & a few thousand globalists inside the beltway in the minority here. B..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…W6

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snlester @howserob We looked at all the complaints against China, and they did pretty well on compliance:..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Lh

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sdonnan It’s confirmed. Trump and Xi will meet on sidelines of next month’s G20. But both Chinese & US expectations for any..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…W2

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“Beware the Lure of Incredible Certitude”. Recommended. twitter.com/RBAInfo/status…

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“The dark matter theorist says it’s most likely a duck.”:: reddit.com/r/slatestarcod…

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@chip_roh I don’t think so. I read his main point as “there’s no good reason to think things will blow up”. I agree..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…j4

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“The evidence that the proliferation of RTAs has changed the country distribution of world of trade is very weak”…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…r9

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The economics editor of The Guardian(!) makes the case for even on “WTO” terms::spiked-online.com/2018/10/19/the…

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Bottom-up convergence on prosperity is really good news. Driven by policy? Or by markets despite policy? “Sic forti..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vW

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insteconomics My piece for @BIAUS on why rising US real interest rates are a good news story, have little to do with the Fed, and..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HJ

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“Mr. Li said the changes to the BMW-Brilliance partnership showed that China was fulfilling its promise to open its..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…wU

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This is a strong signal about the reality of computing. The “P” in PC no longer means anything. Not “personal”, cer..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ru

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@marion_lfvr Hello Marion. I’ve been out of direct involvement with WTO for a decade. I’m no longer well-informed (..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MF

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Seems productivity in AU construction is higher than I guessed (or it’s a very expensive building)::..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Se

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WhatsOnWeibo As National Day holiday is coming to an end, no 1 trending topic on Weibo is all the photos of the luggage and food..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aA

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@BaldingsWorld The 3 companies flatly deny it. E.G. “We are deeply disappointed that in their dealings with us, Blo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mL

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The President apparently understands the time value of money (an “opportunity cost” concept) — as you would expect.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…O6H

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insteconomics Interesting chart from Pew showing GDP growth positively correlated with favourable views of international trade. L..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…6m

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@BaldingsWorld @PaulBlustein Many members spent the past 25 years with their heads up their fundaments boastin..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vI

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A good-news story. Super cute Fan Bing Bing is back! $130m poorer and in love with The Party. Hooray! Here’s the th..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…co

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@eashimp @scottlincicome You expect LOWER priced US milk? Seems more likely to raise the price of US milk. (Take that! You “tariff-babies”!)

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OECD projections to 2060. Convergence on USA labor efficency level drives most growth in the model. Depends on inst..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eS

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davidcollinslaw Just interviewed on @BBCWorld radio about the new NAFTA (USMCA) - it’s a win on both sides: Canada keeps Chapter 19..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…vK

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insteconomics I have an op-ed in the AFR on how a 40% decline in FDI in the US undermines one of the motivations for Donald Trump..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Au

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washingtonpost Canada agrees to join trade accord with U.S. and Mexico, sending new NAFTA deal to Congress wapo.st/2xNhTK6

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Brookings finds a demographic ‘tipping point’ (h/t @ashlarblocks). ” …The middle class drive demand in the global..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…xq

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