Sent: Fri 12/23/2016 4:39 PM
To: Walter Block; Walter Block
Subject: Free Trade 101?
Hello. Can you please recommend one, two or three great short pieces in favour of free trade?
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Dear DN: I can do better than that. I can provide you with a substantial bibliography.
Dear Everyone Else:
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Block, Horton and Walker, 1998; Boudreaux, 2010, 2016A, 2016B; Brandly, 2002; Brown, 1987; Epstein, 2016; Friedman and Friedman, 1997; Johnsson, 2004; Landsburg, 2008; McGee, 1994A, 1994B; McMaken, 2016; Mullen, 2015; Murphy, 2004; Ricardo, 1821; Rothbard, 2005; Rouanet, 2016; Smith, 1776
Block, Walter. Joseph Horton and Debbie Walker. 1998. “The Necessity of Free Trade,” Journal of Markets and Morality, Vol. 1, No. 2, October, pp. 192-200
Brandly, Mark. 2002. “A Primer on Trade.” November, 4;
Boudreaux, Donald J. 2010. “On Trade and Currency Manipulation.” January 5; http://fee.org/freeman/on-trade-and-currency-manipulation/
Boudreaux, Donald J. 2016A. “Should Gates clean his own toilets?” August 9; http://triblive.com/opinion/donaldboudreaux/10888506-74/workers-gates-wages
Boudreaux, Donald J. 2016B. “On Being Too Rigid & Dogmatic & Inflexible on Free Trade.” December 19; http://www.economicpolicyjournal.com/2016/12/on-being-too-rigid-dogmatic-inflexible.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+economicpolicyjournal%2FKpwH+%28EconomicPolicyJournal.com%29
Brown, Pamela J. 1987. “Free Thought and Free Trade: The Analogy Between Scientific and Entrepreneurial Discovery Process,” The Journal of Libertarian Studies, Vol. 8, No. 2, Summer, pp. 289-292; http://www.mises.org/journals/jls/8_2/8_2_8.pdf
Epstein, Richard A. 2016. “The Rise of American Protectionism.” March 14;
Friedman, Milton and Rose Friedman. 1997. “The Case for Free Trade.” Hoover Digest No. 4.http://www.hooverdigest.org/974/friedman.html
Johnsson, Richard C.B. 2004. “On Ricardo and Free Trade.” January 12;
Landsburg, Steven E. 2008. “What to Expect When You’re Free Trading.” The NY Times. January 16; http://www.nytimes.com/2008/01/16/opinion/16landsburg.html?_r=1&scp=1&sq=Steven+E.+Landsburg&oref=slogin.
McGee, Robert W., 1994A. A Trade Policy for Free Societies: The Case Against Protectionism, Quorum Books.
McGee, Robert W. 1994B. “The Fatal Flaw in NAFTA, GATT and All Other Trade Agreements,” Northwestern Journal of International Law & Business, Vol. 14, No. 3, 549-565.
McMaken, Ryan. 2016. “To Oppose Free Trade Is To Embrace Violence.” https://mises.org/library/oppose-free-trade-embrace-violence
Mullen, Tom. 2015. “Trump’s Protectionist Fallacies Have Been Refuted By Free Market Economists for Hundreds of Years.” August 31; http://www.huffingtonpost.com/tom-mullen/trumps-protectionist-fall_b_8056400.html
Murphy, Robert P. 2004. “Can Trade Bring Poverty?” December 24; http://www.mises.org/article.aspx?Id=1699
Ricardo, David. 1821 . The Principles of Political Economy and Taxation, 3rd ed., London: J. M. Dent
Rothbard, Murray N. 2005. Protectionism and the Destruction of Prosperity. Auburn, AL: The Mises Institute; http://mises.org/rothbard/protectionism.asp
Rouanet, Louis. 2016. “The Case for Unilateral Free Trade.” October 13;
Smith, Adam.  1979. An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations, Indianapolis, IN: Liberty Fund9:31 pm on December 26, 2016