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Saturday, April 17, 2010
Globalization: A volcano-free world
Just a thought. Free trade assumes low transport costs, and also, little disruption due to natural phenomena. An Icelandic volcanic eruption is not a rare event in fact, and yet our civilization can barely cope with it.
Funny how Iceland seems determined to show us all the bits of globalization that don't work.