30 Sep '17, 9pm

Free Market Facts: What big government Liberals could learn from Singapore

As the federal Liberals negotiate NAFTA insisting on including gender and abolishing right to work laws, it becomes apparent that when big government gets involved in trade deals, the end result will be disastrous. Big government tends towards rules that result in forms of protectionism at the cost of what’s best for the economy, jobs, businesses and consumers. Free trade can only exist when there are two willing partners, and while it isn’t a global reality, there are successful economies based on open market policies and small government. For example, take a look at Singapore. It has one of the freest markets in the world and has consistently been ranked as a top place to do business. This country’s government gets it right by foregoing taxes on around 99% of imports, by spending less , and by implementing low taxes thereby making it easier for people to run a business ....

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