Vid: How Protectionism Hurts Hawaii—Why It's Time to Repeal the Jones Act


"What would an enemy want to do to the people of Hawaii during war time?" asks Ken Schoolland, professor of economics at Hawaii Pacific University and scholar at the Grassroot Institute. "They would want to cut us off from international shipping. Well, this is what the law does to us all the time."

Watch Reason TV's latest offering, "How Protectionism Hurts Hawaii" above, or click below for full text, clickable links, and downloadable versions.

About 4 minutes.

Produced by Zach Weissmueller. Shot by Sharif Matar and Weissmueller.