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Dean Cecilia Conrad Weighs In on Manufacturing's Role in the U.S. Economic Recovery

Dean and Professor of Economics Cecilia Conrad recently participated in a debate in the New York Times on the role of manufacturing in the U.S. economic recovery. In her article, she discusses the importance of education and innovation: "Our comparative advantage in ideas won’t last if we continue to disinvest in education and in pure research."

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http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2011/08/04/can-manufacturing-fuel-a-us-recovery/traditional-manufacturing-is-gone-but-ideas-can-create-other-jobs