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#MFG Global Perspective: #Mexico

Carlos Mortera, AMT International Director, Latin America, reports:

Industrial activity in Mexico continues to be strong! The Kia assembly plant in North Eastern Mexico (Monterrey) is well on schedule. 373 more words


Strategies for Shaping Territorial Competitiveness

The issue of territorial strategy is currently extremely popular among regional policy-makers. In Europe this popularity has been stoked by the European Commission’s adoption of the… 1,057 more words


Economic Lessons from the Nordic Countries

Folks on the left sometimes act as if the Nordic nations somehow prove that big government isn’t an impediment to prosperity.

As I’ve pointed out before… 1,163 more words

Big Government

(What's Left of) Our Economy: "North American Economy"? Petraeus Tries to Fake Us

When I saw the headline on a new article co-authored by David Petraeus, former U.S. military commander in Iraq, my first reaction was “Finally! Someone from the American national security establishment who gets it on international trade!” When I finished, I realized that Petraeus had simply joined the rapidly swelling ranks of bigwigs who believe that they can become instant experts on the subject. 1,040 more words

{What's Left Of) Our Economy

Issue -- Lack of Competitive Nature

As a whole, the people in the United States refuse to compete.

Everything in the world is competitive.

There are always winners and losers.

And there always will be. 69 more words


50 Books to Read Before You Die

I have a bookmark entitled 50 Books to Read Before You Die. It’s a lovely thing. It’s the perfect bookmark size and shape. It’s made of metal and has substantial weight, but not too heavy. 689 more words

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