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Pick of the day: The Return of the Trading City by Alan Berube – Project Syndicate

“Furthermore, local policymakers often forget that trade increases city residents’ prosperity by bringing in new wealth, in turn contributing to job creation and bolstering demand for services in the local economy. In recent decades, too many American cities have relied … Continue reading

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“Greening” America’s Ports | The Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach

by Brendan Colgan A competitive global economy forces ports to compete with one another for trade and fosters a cut-throat mentality: ‘expand or be forgotten’, ‘cut costs otherwise your competitor will’. As a result, green initiatives are often put on … Continue reading

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