Jones Act

Norman Arancon

Sakada Day; Jones Act; Pew Survey; Art Galleries

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Pop quiz. If you live in California and want to ship a a holiday gift to friends in Hawaii and Australia, which do you think will cost more? Unless you shell out for next day air delivery, the answer is likely to be the Hawaii route. The reason is an obscure 1920 U.S. shipping law known as the Jones Act.

Trade Winds

Apr 4, 2018
World Economic Forum

There is much that ties Hawaii to the Asia Pacific. Part of that is geography, but it’s also culture, immigration, and economics. Trade Winds looks at some of those economic issues and how they affect the people who live around the Asia-Pacific. It is a project of Hawaii Public Radio's News Director Bill Dorman, who spent more than ten years covering business news in Asia.

The Conversation: Thursday, September 28th, 2017

Sep 28, 2017
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Jones Act Waiver; STEM in Space; Japanese Puppetry