Tag Archives: Manufacturing
When President Obama and Rick Santorum agree about something, it gets my attention. They have both announced tax initiatives favoring manufacturing over other economic sectors. This together with their occasional expressions of skepticism about free trade policies have met with dismissive scorn from the guardians of economic orthodoxy. It is easy to chalk this up […]
World stock markets rallied Wednesday amid signs that the American recovery could be gaining traction – led partly by factory output – and relief that Europe might be on the verge of finding some much-needed leadership on its widening financial crisis.