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The Selfish Hegemon Must Offer a New Deal on Trade

Bhagwati, Jagdish N.

Many Americans see trade as a peril rather than an opportunity. This has turned the US from what the economist Charles Kindleberger famously called an “altruistic” hegemon into a “selfish” hegemon.


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