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If Apple Onshored iPad Production it Would Create 67,000 American Manufacturing Jobs! - Forbes

If Apple Onshored iPad Production it Would Create 67,000 American Manufacturing Jobs! - Forbes | Comparative Advantage | Scoop.it
That's the conclusion reached in this study here, that if Apple brought the assembly line for the iPad onshore into the US, that it would create 67,000 manufacturing jobs right here in America.
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Think: There is a 100 Dollar difference in making a ipad in China and America; how long before it makes sense to bring production home.

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Welcome home

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“IDEALLY”, said Jack Welch in 1998, when he was chief executive of General Electric, “you’d have every plant you own on a barge to move with currencies and...
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Comparative%20Advantage.CSE.pdf

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A useful article in explaining comparative advantage.

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Comparative Advantage And Gains From Trade, Feminazi Edition…

Comparative Advantage And Gains From Trade, Feminazi Edition… | Comparative Advantage | Scoop.it
A few months back, slate.com decided to spin off its blog for female-centric issues, XX Factor, into its own standalone online publication. Well, that didn’t work so well, so XX Factor is bac...
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The great jobs switch

The great jobs switch | Comparative Advantage | Scoop.it
THAT employment in manufacturing, once the engine of growth, is in a long, slow decline in the rich world is a familiar notion. That it is on its way to being...
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