Economics @ ITT

Bay Bridge may have been lost jobs opportunity

Posted in economics, employment, Policy Issues, Trade by ittecon on June 5, 2012

By now we should all be used to Made in China stickers, but the San Francisco Bay Bridge? We’ve gutted our manufacturing base, and we can’t even build a bridge—the same bridge we built 75 years ago. Is a good thing?

California officials contend the U.S. does not have the manufacturing capacity or the workforce to build such a project on its own.

via Bottom Line – SF Bay Bridge may have been lost jobs opportunity.

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