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The Pitfalls of Protectionism

President Trump pulled the United States out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership and has engaged in tariff wars with China, Canada, and other trading partners as he seems to be seduced by the false allure of protectionism.


Revolution: Its Impact on Economic Theorists

The late 19th century was a critical time of change: social, economical, political, and more. This change resulted from the revolutions of the previous centuries. Three such revolutions in particular are the French Revolution, Scientific Revolution, and the Christian Reformation. The culmination of these three revolutions gave birth to new political, social, and economical ideologies of Capitalism, Socialism- governmental and non-governmental, and Communism/Anarchism. Each ideology broke bonds w