The Fair Trade Fraud
How Congress Pillages the Consumer and Decimates American Competitiveness
St. Martin's Griffin
The Fair Trade Fraud by author James Bovard is a direct attack on US trade policies and on the principle of political control of trade.
James Bovard exposed the political and moral core of protectionism, demonstrating that politicians cannot make trade more fair by making it less free.
"A disturbing work on a timely topic." --Library Journal
Praise for The Fair Trade Fraud
“A disturbing work on a timely topic.” —Library Journal
“Bovard offers a smashing condemnation of American trade policy and exposes the corrupt core of protectionism and the absurdity of Congress making trade more 'fair' by making it less 'free'. . . . (shows) how arbitrary and ultimately counterproductive and restrictive our trade practices are.” —The Wall Street Journal