Posts Tagged ‘“Buy American’

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    Should We Buy American?

    Sep 6, 11 • 106 Views • Demand, Supply, and Markets, Developing Economies, International Trade and Finance, Labor, Macroeconomic Measurement, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    How to diminish unemployment? The NY Times tells us about a Montana general contractor who plans to use only American-made goods for building his homes. Explaining, he said,  “I think we could solve this recession if everyone shifted just 5% of...

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    Solar Panel Comments

    Jan 11, 11 • 104 Views • Demand, Supply, and Markets, Developing Economies, Economic Debates, Environment, Government, International Trade and FinanceNo Comments

    Sometimes there’s much more behind a solar panel than you would expect. Solar energy was in the news because the U.S. Congress, hoping to support U.S. production, has prohibited the Department of Defense from buying Chinese made solar technology. And...