TITLE

These Numbers Don't Figure

AUTHOR(S)
Forbes, Steve
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;1/29/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
This article criticizes the members of the U.S. Congress who harbor anti-free trade sentiments. These legislators focus only on trade deficits brought about by free trade and are making proposals to punish China which account for the bulk of U.S.'s trade deficits. It explains that these legislators do not understand the nature of international trade. It pointed out that trade deficit cannot be used as basis to determine the health of an economy.
ACCESSION #
23925604

 

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