Tag Archives: Trade Balance

It’s all how you look at it


I came across an interesting graph at the always outstanding Alliance for American Manufacturing blog. Now, if you looked at the right hand side of the graph, you might say, “not bad!”  Last month the U.S. gained 16,000 jobs in manufacturing.  This year, … Continue reading

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An import by any other name?


I came across an interesting article in Businessweek the other day.  The article talked about a new book by Alan Uke called Buying America Back.  In his book Uke urges a revision to the consumer product labeling system run by the Federal … Continue reading

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Let’s do our part!


Less imported consumer goods = more jobs for members of our extended American family.  This message was delivered by renowned economist and author Robert Aliber, professor emeritus at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business at a recent economic forum.  Aliber stated … Continue reading

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