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The conventional wisdom that U.S. manufacturing job loss is simply a result of productivity-driven restructuring (akin to how U.S. agriculture lost jobs but remains healthy) is fundamentally flawed.
U.S. Department of Energy investments in carbon fiber R&D have been essential in spurring a booming industry.
The NAF's Open Technology Institute report "The Cost of Connectivity" offers a misleading and inaccurate critique of U.S. broadband service for a variety of reasons.
The TSA should consider providing expedited service with a fee to benefit both the travelers and the TSA.
Pharmaceutical proliferation leads to longer, wealthier lives.
Americans face a choice as a country: we can either keep focusing on maximizing present consumption, especially by older people, or we can focus on maximizing production so we can afford the critical investments in innovation.
Recent move by the Chinese city of Xinyu could be a harbinger of things to come unless strong action is taken.
The federal government should support the designation of a core of approximately 20 leading “manufacturing universities.”
Company’s halting of thin-film solar manufacturing and return to tech development is very revealing.
The results of a bipartisan survey show support for a national manufacturing strategy.