The Choice: A Fable of Free Trade and Protectionism
Through the use of allegory and satire, this text provides an exposition of the law of comparative advantage, an economic law applicable to all trading nations. In the fable, the ghost of David Ricardo provides an entertaining look at the array of questions facing America, and indeed the world, in the choice between free trade and protectionism.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Daniel.Estes - LibraryThing
The Choice by Russell Roberts is a short parable on the dangers of protectionism as an economic system. Throughout you'll recognize a mix of storytelling frameworks made popular by "It's a Wonderful ... Read full review
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This is an interesting and unique book for understanding basic international economics. For anything other than that, it's incredibly boring! Read full review
Soul of David Ricardo
THREE The Roundabout Way to Wealth
FOUR Is Japan Winning the Economic War?
FIVE Do Imports Cost America Jobs?
SIX The New Generation of American KnowHow
SEVEN Do Tariffs Protect American Jobs?
EIGHT Tariffs vs Quotas
NINE Road Trip
ELEVEN Fair Trade vs Free Trade
TWELVE SelfSufficiency Is the Road to Poverty
THIRTEEN The Choice
FOURTEEN A Final Word from David Ricardo 203