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Brexit Exposes The Hidden Costs Of Tariffs

by Alexander Fink, Fabian Kurz, Translated by Maria Kaul    20 February 2019    1

The collection of tariffs on imports not only involves direct costs, which is the price of the tariff itself, but also numerous indirect costs. Civil servants, as an example, employed in the collection process add to the overall financial burden. So do the importers hiring employees to do the (...)