Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Getting wacked by tariffs

With a hat tip to Don Boudreaux at Cafe Hayek, here's a very clever way highlighting just a few of the incredible number of products we pay more for courtesy of import taxes.  The really horrible thing is that, as in the case of the school boy below, many of them are hidden from view of the consumer who, thus, never knows how much more he pays for his products.

The original post is at The Foundry, the blog of the Heritage Foundation.  Check it out here.