Sources: China Labor Watch, The Verge
quote: Receiving seemingly good value products from China isn't going to help local income.
quote: Economics is NOT all about trade. There are substantial non-linear effects, spillovers, externalities and suchlike.
quote: A simple-minded adding up of the costs of goods transacted in a trade, without taking into account these externalities, is a very short-sighted way to run a country.
quote: Why anyone wants Samsung to beat Apple is beyond me. I'd much rather have Apple as the monopoly than Samsung.
quote: I'd much rather have Apple as the monopoly than Samsung.
quote: “Goal of next year — BEAT APPLE”–Samsung, Sept. 2011
quote: It's Apple that wants to ban and eliminate Samsung, not the other way around.
quote: I don't live in the "Valley", I could give a goddamn. It's not like iDevices are actually made in the USA anyway.