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Category Archives: Protectionism

SHTFplan: NAFTA 2.0: Free Trade or Central Planning?

Prepare yourself. Buy physical silver and storable food. This article was originally published by Ron Paul at the Ron Paul Institute Last week the United States, Mexico, and Canada agreed to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) with a new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). Sadly, instead of replacing NAFTA’s managed trade with true […]

SHTFplan: China’s New Party Line: We’re Trying To Save The World From The US

Prepare yourself. Buy physical silver and storable food. China has accused the United States of “trade bullyism practices” that have become “the greatest source of uncertainty and risk for the recovery of the global economy.” And their new party line has become: “we’re trying to save the world from the US government.” In a 71-page paper, the […]

Trade War Intensifies: China Files Complaint With WTO Over US Tariffs

China is now seeking legal relief from the tariffs imposed by the United States on over $200 billion worth of goods imported. China’s complaint with the World Trade Organization alleges that the imposition of the tariffs by the US is illegal and nothing more than thinly veiled attempts at protectionism. This WTO complaint is just […]

Mapping The Foreign Trade Debate – Where Do ‘You’ Belong?

Via, Worried that recent U.S.–China trade dialog sounds like a Mayweather–McGregor promotional tour? Concerned that we might be headed for a repeat of the Great Depression era’s race-to-the-bottom tariff wars? Or, maybe you’re relieved that diplomats are no longer being diplomatic? Maybe you think it’s about time Washington stood up for American jobs? However […]

Marc Faber On The Sino-American “Manipulative And Protectionist” Standoff

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. / by Tyler Durden /08/02/2013 20:48 -0400 In an important diversion from a pure markets focus, Marc Faber outlines his concerns and hopes for the “economic battle between the US and China,” noting that as the gap between the Western world and […]

The FATCA Partner Framework – Automatic Information Exchange is Firmly Planted

Monday, March 26, 2012 – by Frank Suess “A great wave of oppressive tyranny isn´t going to strike, but rather a slow seepage of oppressive laws and regulations from within will sink the American dream of liberty.” ~ George Baumler (Libertarian, Blogger ‘Baumler’s Rant’) Across the world, but particularly in OECD countries, a growing number of […]

Protectionism: The Lesser of Evils

Written by Jeff Nielson Wednesday, 29 February 2012 12:42 Having just been subjected to more ivory-tower drivel on “the wonders of free trade”, I couldn’t stand it any longer. It’s time someone stepped forward to denounce this idiotic mythology. As always, analysis begins with definition of terms. “Free trade” is the unfettered competition of businesses […]