Random Fact

The United States poverty rate in 2012 was 15%. It was 12.5% in 2007. In 1959, it was 22.4% (http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/poverty/about/overview/index.html).

Unit 10: International Trade

Introduction
Section 1: The Case for Free Trade: The Law of Absolute Advantages
Section 2: The Case for Free Trade: The Law of Comparative Advantages
Section 3: Tariffs, Quotas and Other Trade Restrictions
Section 4: Protectionist Arguments and Rebuttals
Section 5: The United States and its Role in International Trade
Section 6: Less-Developed Countries
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