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January 25, 2007 | Tribune Media Services

How Will Illegal Immigration End?

We hear all sorts of solutions for ending illegal immigration...

January 19, 2007 | Cafe Hayek

Taking advantage of people's need

Mexico is putting price controls on tortillas to protect the poor from increases in tortilla prices caused by rising prices of corn...

January 16, 2007 | Heritage Foundation

The four pillars of Reaganomics

The following is Arthur Laffer's November 13 address to members of The Heritage Foundation's President's Club at the fall 2006 President's Club meeting, held at the Ronald Reagan International Trade Center in Washington, DC...

January 17, 2007 | Human Events Online

Trade Deficits: Good or Bad?

Two recent articles ought to give pause to current political and journalistic ignorance, perhaps demagoguery, about our international trade deficit...

January 16, 2007 | Miami Herald

Ensure economic growth

"Free trade is the most important single way to promote growth,'' Milton Friedman said in an interview a few weeks before his death...

January 3, 2007 | Hoover Institution


Canada is the United States' largest trading partner of goods...

January 2, 2007 | Hoover Institution


Canada is the United States' largest trading partner of goods...

December 6, 2006 | Associated Press

Congress Takes Up Trade, Taxes, Abortion

In the final hours of Republican rule, the Senate on Wednesday put forward an all-purpose bill covering everything from normalized trade with Vietnam and tax breaks for millions of taxpayers to an expansion of offshore oil drilling...

December 1, 2006 | Salon

Smash the WTO; the 19th century version

A cartoon from the Sept. 12, 1888 issue of Puck magazine kicks off "A Tale of Two Tariff Commissions and One Dubious 'Globalization Backlash,'" a 2002 exercise in economic history by Stephen Meardon, an economics professor at Williams College...

December 1, 2006 | Heartland Institute

EU Ban on Biotech Crops Illegal, Rules WTO

The European Union (EU) had no scientific basis for imposing a moratorium on genetically modified crops, and therefore the ban is illegal, the World Trade Organization (WTO) ruled on September 29...