Editorial: Tariffs and unintended consequences
May 23, 2018
…In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.
Benjamin Franklin – 1789
There is one thing I’ve learned in life – everything has a consequence. But it’s the unintended consequences that often catch us by surprise.
Tariffs have been in the news lately. Simply put, (thank you Google) a tariff is “a tax or duty to be paid on a particular...