Argument: Free trade will end the economic costs of protectionism

Issue Report: Free trade


  • “The argument for free trade”. BBC. February 12, 2003 – “Research from Australia suggests that merely halving current average tariff rates would lead to a global increase in output of US$450 billion per year — that is an extra $75 per person: not much to you and me, perhaps, but a month’s income to someone in Burkina Faso.”