Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Great video about fair trade ...

Working at a university, there are often people who want to "do something" about a particular cause.  Many times, however, a group's activism might make matters worse.

One area where where I've noticed activists on college campuses is in promoting fair trade foods.  But would that help the poor?  This short video by Marginal Revolution University explains why fair trade foods are unlikely to help the poor:

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