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Chilean Economist Manfred Max-Neef: US Is Becoming an “Underdeveloping Nation” – Part 2 of 2

Chilean Economist Manfred Max-Neef: US Is Becoming an “Underdeveloping Nation” – Part 2 of 2

Because economists don’t know how to calculate really costs, you know? To bring butter from 20,000 kilometers to a place where you make the best butter, under the argument that it was cheaper, is a colossal stupidity, because they don’t take into consideration what is the impact of 20,000 kilometers of transfer? What is the impact on the environment of that transportation, you know, and all those things? And in addition, I mean, it’s cheaper because it’s subsidized. So it’s…

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