In recent years and especially during the latest presidential election cycle, the issue of manufacturing in America has been raised repeatedly. Many, particularly those who have lost jobs in the manufacturing sector as a result of increasing globalization, believe that a strong industrial base is required for America’s economic growth and stability. Opponents of measures to bring manufacturing jobs back point to increased prices and pressure to automate as reasons that the American economy should move past its manufacturing-based phase.
Pros of Bringing Manufacturing Back
Proponents of policies that would force or heavily incentivize businesses to bring manufacturing jobs […]