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I’m reading @JosephEStiglitz‘s new book, “People, Power, & Profits”.

Really appreciate this point about globalisation & wages:

It’s not just that wages are cheaper overseas, but our trade agreements give companies stronger rights if they invest overseas than at home. #ISDS

— Alice Evans (@_alice_evans) April 23, 2019

It’s not just market forces: We have been subsiding offshoring and labor arbitrage for years.

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