Free Trade

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

The biggest news story in the world this past week has been the election of Donald Trump, and the biggest reason for his election was the vote of working class white voters in the Rust Belt states of Pennsylvania, Michigan and Wisconsin, states that had been projected to vote for Hillary Clinton. One current explanation is that these voters felt Trump better understood their economic anxieties better than Clinton – or past Republican candidates. In particular, President-elect Trump spent a lot of time during the campaign talking about trade with China and immigration.

Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

With the Trans-Pacific Partnership heading to Capitol Hill for ratification, U.S. policymakers will weigh the proposed free-trade zone in an increasingly challenging trade environment. The strong dollar, a weaker global economy and low energy prices have all worked against the United States when it comes to trade, said Bob Hughes, senior research fellow at the American Institute for Economic Research. Today, the U.S. posted a trade deficit for the month of

Thursday, May 1st, 2008

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Business-Cycle Conditions

Research Reports - 2005, Issue: 10

Thursday, May 1st, 2008

Research Reports - 1989, Issue: 03

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A Regulatory "Success Story" Undone

Thursday, May 1st, 2008

Protectionism: Prescription for Stagnation;
Book Review: Stalin's Secret War, by Nikolai Tolstoy

Thursday, May 1st, 2008

NAFTA Thoughts; Business Cycle Conditions

Thursday, May 1st, 2008

The Fallacy of "Buy American"; Business Cycle Conditions

Thursday, May 1st, 2008

Globalization is Grrrreat!; Business-Cycle Conditions

Saturday, September 1st, 2007

Economic Education Bulletin

Vol. XLVII No. 9 : September, 2007

Monday, February 12th, 2007

Research Reports - 02/12/2007


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Blame NAFTA?

Wednesday, March 1st, 2006

Economic Bulletin

Vol. XLVI, no. 3 | March, 2006

 

Monday, April 26th, 2004

Research Reports - 2004, Issue: 08

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Business-Cycle Conditions

Monday, April 12th, 1999

Research Reports - 1999, Issue: 07

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 Guidance From an Economics Classic: Henry George's 'Protection or Free Trade'

Monday, August 25th, 1997

Research Reports - 1997, Issue: 16

Review of Douglas A. Irwin, Against the Tide: An Intellectual History of Free Trade (Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton Univer- sity Press, 1996). Professor Irwin was an AIER Summer Fellow in 1985. 

Thursday, May 1st, 1997

Economic Bulletin

May 1997

This edition of this publication is not currently available in digital format.

 

Monday, March 18th, 1996

Research Reports - 1996, Issue: 06

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Business-Cycle Conditions

Monday, April 1st, 1991

Economic Education Bulletin

Vol. XXXI, no. 4 | April, 1991

excerpted from Protection or Free Trade by Henry George

Sunday, April 1st, 1990

Economic Education Bulletin

Vol. XXX, no. 4 | April, 1990

excerpted from Henrey George's Protection or Free Trade

Sunday, November 1st, 1987

Economic Education Bulletin

Vol. XXVII, no. 11 | November, 1987

by Gabriel A. Castillo and Til Schuermann

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