Category Archives: Free-trade

Shot In the Foot?

Free-trade between individuals and nations is the backbone of economic growth. The more trade we have and the wider the markets for that trade, the more we will be able to develop and utilize productivity enhancing technological changes that further spur the economic engine. An article in the February 22 edition of The Economist: “How to make the world 600 billion poorer” points to the failing of the Obama Administration to finalize two very important trade deals. If he cannot… Continue Reading ››