Workforce Development

Manufacturing Policy and Innovation

October 24, 2012  • Institute Contributor

What policy initiatives are needed to help manufacturing, a foundation of the US economy, prosper? Jared Bernstein, former principal economic advisor to Vice President Joseph Biden, and Grant D. Aldonas, former under secretary of commerce for international trade under George W. Bush, debated what a future manufacturing strategy might look like and covered what the two major presidential candidates are saying.

Jared Bernstein

Grant Aldonas

You can watch a video of the full discussion on manufacturing policy here.