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Insourcing American Jobs

The Cost Of Hiring A Factory Worker In The U.S. Vs. China

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 03.19.2012 | Business

Since 2001, the United States has lost 2.8 million manufacturing jobs to China -- that despite U.S. factory workers being far more productive. Par...

Insourcing Infrastructure: A Local Transit Director's Plan to Bring Back Jobs

Tim Robertson | Posted 04.16.2012 | Politics
Tim Robertson

"Many jobs these days require a B.A., a series of unpaid internships, and a graduate degree. Most young people cannot afford to put in that much time and take on that much debt. If we create another path with a shorter timeline, young people will be more likely to stay in school."

Can Manufacturing Jobs Come Back? What We Should Learn From Apple and Foxconn

David Paul | Posted 04.14.2012 | Business
David Paul

If Americans care about where their products are made, companies will care. Therefore, even as the president promoted tax credits for insourcing -- the new word for bringing those jobs back -- perhaps another step would be to build on the power of choice.

Obama To Call For Lower Corporate Tax Rate

Reuters | Posted 04.11.2012 | Business

* Top U.S. corporate tax rate is 35 percent * Obama seen calling for lower rate, in line with peers * Opening salvo in c...

Insourcing: Bringing Jobs Back to America

Christopher Hytry Derrington | Posted 03.24.2012 | Business
Christopher Hytry Derrington

In our political sphere there are now conversations about penalizing U.S. companies who continue to take jobs overseas, and rewarding them for bringing jobs back. But no one really knows if either approach will be successful.

'Insourcing American Jobs': Obama Tells U.S. Businesses To Bring Jobs 'Back Home'

Reuters | Posted 03.08.2012 | Business

By Caren Bohan and Jeff Mason WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama kicked off an effort to encourage U.S. businesses to keep ...