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The Rise And Decline Of The Free Trade Movement

William Cunningham

The Rise and Decline of the Free Trade Movement, written by William Cunningham, is a comprehensive analysis of the history and evolution of free trade policies. The book traces the origins of free trade movements from the 18th century to the present day, exploring the economic, political, and social factors that have influenced the development of these policies.Cunningham examines the key players and events that shaped the free trade movement, including the ideas of Adam Smith, the Corn Laws, and the Bretton Woods system. He also explores the challenges and criticisms that have been leveled against free trade policies over time, including concerns about job loss, income inequality, and environmental degradation.The book provides a nuanced and balanced perspective on the benefits and drawbacks of free trade, highlighting the complex trade-offs involved in implementing these policies. Cunningham argues that while free trade has been a powerful force for economic growth and development, it has also been accompanied by significant social and political costs.Overall, The Rise and Decline of the Free Trade Movement is a thought-provoking and insightful analysis of one of the most important economic and political issues of our time. It is a must-read for anyone interested in understanding the history and future of free trade policies.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: Jul 9th, 2006
  • Pages: 224
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.51in - 0.74lb
  • EAN: 9781428638020
  • Categories: Commercial - International TradeIndustries - AgribusinessWars & Conflicts - World War II - General