The Manufacturing Executive: Episode 50
If we want to balance America’s $800 billion trade deficit, we need to bring manufacturing jobs back to the U.S. — 5 million manufacturing jobs to be exact.
The ancillary benefits would be enormous. We’d reduce CO2 emissions 40%-50%, slash the budget deficit, improve unemployment, and bolster national defense.
What’s stopping us?
Here’s what Harry and I discussed:
- Why the U.S. needs its manufacturing jobs back
- What Harry’s Total Cost of Ownership calculator can tell executives about the benefits of reshoring
- How reshoring can help eliminate the trade deficit
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