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The U.S. Should Be More Like Hong Kong

October 1, 2018 – John Tamny …… The fact that Hong Kong is a duty-free marketplace is a major driver of its immense prosperity. Politicians in other countries can learn an important lesson from Hong Kong’s authorities, who do not make “trade deals.” Continue reading →

The Best Answer to Trump’s Tariffs: Free Trade

June 18, 2018 – Richard Ebeling …… By not lowering your own trade restricting policies until your trading partners do so at the same time and to the same degree, only harms the citizens of your own country. The best policy is to simply lower your own existing import tariffs regardless of what any of your nation’s trading partners may or may not do. Continue reading →