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NYT oped: When it comes to trade-induced job loss, “don’t worry, be happy!”

March 29th, 2018

I’ve long hoped, probably naïvely, that one of the benefits of team Trump’s promotion of generally ineffective (or worse) solutions to the downsides of trade could engender a debate about better ideas. Of course, the debate will also generate some really bad arguments, like this one from economist Donald Boudreaux in this AM’s NYT. Boudreaux… Read more