Tag Archives: manufacturing

Push for Automation: South Korea Vs. China

China hopes to shift production from low-wage human labor to robots, as South Korea has done.

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China in My Life — A Personal Journey: The 1970s

What were the 1970s like in China, when even mainstream Western politicians came to call on Mao in Beijing?

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The Germans Follow Keynes’ Advice!

If anything, the German Problem is complacency, not the current account surplus.

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How Germany’s Current-Account Surplus Will Correct Itself

Germany’s over-dependence on its automotive industry will be its undoing.

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India After the G-20 Summit

How does India fit into the world economy? Does the world’s soon to be most populous nation have a viable economic strategy?

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7 Facts: The Rapidly Vanishing U.S. Manufacturing Worker

The share of jobs held in the manufacturing sector continue to fall in the United States.

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Where the Manufacturing Jobs Are

What percentage of U.S. jobs does the manufacturing sector account for?

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America’s Manufacturing Renaissance?

Despite all the hype, few manufacturing jobs have returned to the United States so far.

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U.S. Energy “Security” — Beware False Comfort

Reliance on a phony form of “energy security” locks the U.S. into a world of diminishing returns.

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Those Pesky German Trade Surpluses

Why it is in Germany’s own interest to change course.

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