I usually don't take Tyler Cowen (R-libertrian economist and author of Blog/Zine Marginal Revolution) seriously despite his being clever at times.
AND, the UK is 1/5 the size of the US so the UK crisis is not identical to the nationalist expressions -- or its targets -- in the Trumpian US. Nonetheless there is one striking similarity being "tested" --- CAN ESTABLISHED DEMOCRACIES MANAGE THE TRANSFORMATIONS AND INEVITABLE (?) LOSS OF SOVEREIGNTY UNLEASHED BY GLOBALIZATION?????
Why Brexit is so important
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