Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Against Free Trade

Smashing the free trade myth.

I particularly enjoyed:
Yet the internet developed from military technology and even Google, “the ultimate better-mousetrap free-market success story, was based on research done by founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin at Stanford while supported by National Science Foundation grant IRA-9411306-4 to research digital libraries” (p. 203). 
Which is consistent with what I wrote here previously.