The Price Labor Paid for Free Trade (Robert Wright & Adam Dean)
2:27 The legacy of free trade in America
4:55 Adam’s new book Opening Up by Cracking Down, about the repression of union activism in developing countries
18:17 Car bombing and other ways Argentina subdued labor in the 80's
28:08 Why did the US open up trade so early?
33:03 The quasi-dystopian law India used to break strikes in the 90’s
38:12 Underacknowledged long-term effects of free trade
42:49 Is a pro-labor approach to free trade possible?
57:46 Making globalism great again
Robert Wright (Bloggingheads.tv, The Evolution of God, Nonzero, Why Buddhism Is True) and Adam Dean (George Washington University, From Conflict to Coalition). Recorded December 15, 2022.
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