Posts Tagged ‘David Ricardo’

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    Ricardo and China

    Mar 18, 10 • 356 Views • No Comments

    What happens when you build an airport and nobody uses it?  China has an answer. Although China faces underutilization as it develops its transportation infrastructure in the air, by rail and roads,  it seems to be continuing. China’s...  [read more]

  • The Visible and the Invisible

    Feb 6, 10 • 247 Views • No Comments

    Supporting free trade in 1978, Milton Friedman (1912-2006) referred to...  [read more]

  • Pleasing Ricardo

    Dec 24, 09 • 324 Views • No Comments

    During the 1990s, ignoring the protests of horrified Italian cheesemakers, the US placed a tariff on Pecorino cheese. The reason was bananas. Favoring their former colonies, the EU taxed bananas coming from all other Latin American countries that were grown...  [read more]