Wednesday, July 06, 2016

"Free trade" can be zero-sum

When what is meant by "free trade" is domination of the world by corporate elites.

Kevin Carson explains.


  1. Is it not really free trade if the U.S. has a navy?

  2. If you look at the core of what he's saying is "not free trade" about it, it's Yet Another Argument against all of intellectual property. Not necessarily wrong, but not the kind of thing I think you'd endorse, and not really a damning argument for how it's not "trufree" trade.

    So, the new trade pact will make it harder for you to rip off the formula for Viagra that other people produced at significant expense? Woe is you.


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