Comments on: Unwrapping the sweet science of sugar pricing http://blogs.reuters.com/data-dive/2014/11/18/unwrapping-the-sweet-science-of-sugar-pricing/ Mon, 23 Mar 2015 20:11:41 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: Burns0011 http://blogs.reuters.com/data-dive/2014/11/18/unwrapping-the-sweet-science-of-sugar-pricing/comment-page-1/#comment-394 Wed, 19 Nov 2014 06:11:28 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/data-dive/?p=2022#comment-394 So, NAFTA, far from being the ‘free trade and cheap goods’ agreement, has driven up sugar prices instead of lowering them, in direct contradiction of the law of supply and demand?

Something is seriously messed up here.

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By: Sewblon http://blogs.reuters.com/data-dive/2014/11/18/unwrapping-the-sweet-science-of-sugar-pricing/comment-page-1/#comment-393 Wed, 19 Nov 2014 01:41:45 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/data-dive/?p=2022#comment-393 I am confused about how lower sugar prices from foreign competitors leads to higher prices from domestic producers. Doesn’t lower prices from foreign competition compel domestic firms to lower their prices to match the foreign prices so that they don’t get priced out of the market?

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