The Great Debate

The U.S. economy needs an exports-led boost

By Dimitri Papadimitriou
November 26, 2013

A recent visit by President Obama to an Ohio steel mill underscored his promise to create 1 million manufacturing jobs. On the same day, Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker announced her department’s commitment to exports, saying “Trade must become a bigger part of the DNA of our economy.”

Pittsburgh: A city transformed by R&D

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Phil_Bond_headshot.jpg– Phil Bond is President of TechAmerica, which represents 1,500 companies across the technology industry. The views expressed are his own. —