Fortune: On how US politicans ensure principles of free trade lose out to the practice of protectionism
A Weekly Digest of The World's Financial Press
Wednesday 31 March 1999
Policymakers would do everyone a favour if the they heeded the old slogan: "trade, not aid." An open trading system is one of the surest ways to promote growth around the world. Sadly, current American policy is getting things exactly backward.
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