Friday, August 1, 2014

Jagdish Bhagwati

Jagdish Bhagwati is University Professor of Law and Economics at Columbia University and Senior Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations. A renowned expert on international trade, he has served in top-level advisory positions for the World Trade Organization and the United Nations, including Economic Policy Adviser to the Director-General, GATT (1991-93), and Special Adviser to the UN on globalization. He is the author of many books, including In Defense of Globalization.

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Trading In Hate

The massacre in Norway in July 2011 and the recent attack on a Sikh temple in Wisconsin were the work of right-wing extremists who sought to remake the world in their neo-Nazi image. But it would be… read more

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Obama’s Blunder at the Bank

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Free Trade Ad Nauseam

So much has been written, by so many, against the muddled ideas that have now overwhelmed good sense on trade policy in the US government that one wonders whether there is anything left to say.… read more

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