Industry Market Trends

President Obama Outlines ‘Grand Bargain’ Deal to Bolster Middle-Class Jobs

July 31, 2013

During his visit to Amazon.com’s distribution center in Chattanooga, Tennessee this week, President Barack Obama proposed plans for a deal that cuts corporate tax rates and directs funds to initiatives that create more middle class jobs. The president’s “grand bargain” with the GOP would also provide tax incentives for manufacturers that reshore jobs to the U.S., which will help bolster the economy. Read More

Industry Market Trends

Knowledge-Intensive Manufacturing Could Bridge Trade Gap

July 31, 2013

Economists and politicians continue to push U.S. manufacturing as a central part of a healthy economic future. Yet for years prior to the recession, experts had claimed that American manufacturing was no longer viable and that the country needs to focus on being an information-oriented, service economy. Read More