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Protectionism: A fairy tale of the state and war

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Protectionism: A fairy tale of the state and war

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In his latest blog, Mark Harrison argues against John Aziz's article 'In defence of Protectionism' for Pieria, making the case that a country's size and wealth are the main factors for systematic advantage, and that limiting trade as insurance against conflict is a fairytale, unsupported by history.