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Monday linkage


Sam Roggeveen


30 March 2009 12:41

  • World trade is collapsing, says The Economist, citing WTO figures.
  • The Ozminerals decision: Saving the Defence Minister's job at the expense of a few hundred mining job?
  • Instead of punishing tax evaders, Taiwan rewards those who don't evade, through a lottery.
  • Our occasional Beijing correspondent Alistair Thornton recommends this new FT blog on China's economy and society: Dragonbeat.
  • Quiggin: The Geithner plan is aimed at restoring the financial sector, rather than reforming it.
  • Amsterdam will ban cars powered by internal combustion engines by 2040. My guess is they'll make it easily without need of a ban — fully electric cars will be ubiquitous in five to ten years.