Trade & Jobs

EPI Report: We’re Losing Jobs to China, Not Robots. Infrastructure Investment Needed

According to an Economic Policy Institute report released on August 11, 2015 the U.S. is continuing to lose manufacturing jobs due to trade deficits and currency manipulation, not to productivity gains due to technological advances. Read the full report here. Concludes report author Robert E. Scott: The United States also has a major infrastructure shortfall.…