The protectionist rhetoric espoused by the likes of President Donald Trump or Marine Le Pen defies economic reasoning. They contend that protectionism is a necessary force in order to protect the nation’s workers and stop foreign companies from destroying the country. Does protectionism actually defend us? Dead wrong, says Johan Norberg in the video embedded below:
Protectionism will always kill jobs (video)
April 19, 2017 By Leave a Comment
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