MadBadDangerous (@madbaddangerous)

Melbourne, Australia

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Great to see all these tweets on Byron’s birthday. Naturally, they dwell on his bodice-ripper” reputation. But this..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…b7

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There is a way that safeguards might work even while “injury” metrics continue to deteriorate: if capital & labor u..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…6R

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Safeguards provide the wrong incentives for trade “adjustment”, so of course they don’t work. Here’s a nice report..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…xJ

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An exotic tale of trade, money supply and financial recession from the days when silver, not gold, was the numérair..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Wt

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WorldTradeLaw What does the US want from China? dlvr.it/QC1mg8

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ATabarrok There is no growth in paradise.

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@dikenson @sdonnan Dan, your assessment (knowledge?) of where this is headed is no doubt right. ‘Rogue’? Don’t S301..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…gP

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This is not a case of “motes and beams”. There are authoritative tests of WTO compliance by the USA and CHN (altho..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…WT

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“Given these facts, it seems clear that the United States erred in supporting China’s entry into the WTO…” I, too..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…99

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“We should never have let them play”! What wd. have been the impact on USA wealth/growth since 2001 of no MFN (“PNT..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…vg

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insteconomics The ‘next trading system’ petergallagher.com.au/index.php/site…

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For all the criticism of the WorldBank’s Doing Business Index, individual component rankings are valuable. Why e.g…twitter.com/i/web/status/9…aY

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kjhealy RIP @textism. How very sad. TextPattern was a beautiful thing. om.co/2018/01/18/dea…

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snlester If this is used to block Chinese investment in the US (more than we already do), it’s going to be very damaging to..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…cR

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@EJBrand A sad mismatch: foolishness on both sides (Ldy Melbourne, her aunt, his confidante, warned both). She was..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…lh

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On model training data, see also: “Is Your Data Really Oil?” (from @joshgans + 2):: hbr.org/2018/01/is-you…

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Personalised “AI-based” treatment such as this powerful model for predicting individual glycemic responses to diet..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…kk

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Starting to hear that great sucking sound? Apple has liquid foreign assets said to be worth about 20% of AU GDP:: apple.com/newsroom/2018/…

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davidcollinslaw Really good summary pointing out several issues that are often neglected by commentators… twitter.com/william_bain/s…

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“I think Trump is a transition”. Praise for Trump’s foreign policy (there isn’t a ‘doctrine’: it’s just prudence) i..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…7q

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Ricardo’s great idea is the science of optimism: it shows there is always potential, even in sh*tholes. twitter.com/CatoTrade/stat…

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@MartinRavallion’s 2012 critique of “mashup indices” of development: among them the Doing Business Index. Recommend..twitter.com/i/web/status/9…Hg

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