Tyler and Aaron give their respective takes on the Trade War, Tyler giving a case against protectionism and tariffs, and Aaron linking the trade war with the psychological concept of the Culture of Honor. We also learn about Aaron’s Vegemite obsession and that neither Tyler nor Aaron is entirely sure how Senator Ben Sasse’s name is pronounced!
The Elemental Case for Free Trade: https://fee.org/articles/the-elemental-case-for-free-trade/
Bastiat’s Protection, or the Three City Alderman: http://bastiat.org/en/protectionism.html
Tyler’s interview with Dr. Michael Clark for Radio Free Acton: http://blog.acton.org/archives/102032-radio-free-acton-discussion-on-the-morality-of-free-trade-upstream-on-the-letters-of-russell-kirk.html
Honor Bound: How a Cultural Ideal has shaped the American Psyche, by Dr. Ryan P. Brown: https://www.amazon.com/Honor-Bound-Cultural-Shaped-American/dp/0199399867
Albion’s Seed: Four British Folkways in America, by David Hackett Fisher: https://www.amazon.com/Albions-Seed-British-Folkways-cultural/dp/0195069056/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1533520305&sr=1-1&keywords=albion%27s+seed+by+david+hackett+fischer
Culture of Honor: The Psychology of Violence in the South by Drs. Nisbett and Cohen: https://www.amazon.com/Culture-Honor-Psychology-Violence-Directions/dp/0813319935
Themesong by TeknoAxe