Wednesday, 6 April 2005

Free Trade Trumps Brute Force

Turns out that Neanderthals were made extinct by Homo Economicus, that is, in the great game of natural selection monkey-man was beaten by us, and our discovery of trade.

That's right, the Law of Comparative Advantage trumps brute force. Although it's too late to tell Stalin, perhaps someone could pass the word to Rod Donald and Sue Kedgeley.

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