Five Myths About Free Trade

freedom       2002-05-06 
Experts hail it, the vast majority of people benefit from it, and yet it's nowhere to be found. Free trade, which refers to the unrestricted flow of goods into a country, is not simply something that would be nice to have. Without it we've suffered through wars, depressions, and permanent loss of liberty. When we've come closest to having it, we've enjoyed relative peace and prosperity.