Economic Thinking Posts on Debate Topics

U.S./China Natural Gas Trade for Cleaner Skies 0

U.S./China Natural Gas Trade for Cleaner Skies

[Full post in Cross-Examination at NCPA Debate Central] China’s government is struggling to halt industrial and automobile pollution, even inspecting barbeques. Heavy winter smog in Beijing and other Chinese cities is ugly and causes...

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Cuba, Big Sugar, and Federal Agricultural Policy

Ending the Cuba trade embargo would shift sugar production back to Cuba and away from ecologically fragile lands in the U.S. “Protect the Everglades, not sugar farmers,” (Florida Sun Sentinel, Feb 16, 2017) argues: Unfortunately, the most important...