Manufacturing

There is both excitement and trepidation about the so-called “Fourth Industrial Revolution” and its ability to power growth around the world—and one critical question is how its impacts may differ in developed and developing economies.
Manufacturing
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September 14, 2011
An assessment of international approaches to SME manufacturing and competitiveness.
September 14, 2011
An investigation of the programs and policies countries around the world have implemented to boost the productivity, innovation, and competitiveness of SME manufacturers.
September 14, 2011
Reflections on the need to revitalize U.S. manufacturing with a coherent national strategy.
July 27, 2011
The nation's economic health depends on a federal plan to support the revival of advanced manufacturing.
July 7, 2011
Job growth could be created with a tax holiday to bring back overseas profits, a manufacturing strategy, and overcoming false hope in the strong dollar.
June 1, 2011
ITIF consolidates manufacturing reports for easy access by policymakers, executives, and the public.
April 26, 2011
In this brief video presentation, ITIF Communications Director Steve Norton lays out the thrust of ITIF's report, The Case for National Manufacturing Strategy.
April 26, 2011
A thought-provoking discussion on the urgent but winnable battle to restore U.S. manufacturing competitiveness.
April 26, 2011
The manufacturing sector is key to the health of the U.S. economy—and the U.S. needs a strategy to support it.
April 20, 2011
The contention that calls to boost manufacturing ignore the gains still to be made from services is flat wrong. The United States needs both.

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