Book Discussion on In Praise of Hard Industries

The authors discussed their book, [In Praise of Hard Industries: Why Manufacturing, Not the Information Economy, Is the Key to Future… read more

The authors discussed their book, [In Praise of Hard Industries: Why

Manufacturing, Not the Information Economy, Is the Key to Future

Prosperity], published by Houghton Mifflin. They questioned the

stability of Internet and high tech industries as a basis for today’s

economy, saying that economics based on manufacturing industries is

much more stable. After their prepared remarks they took questions

from the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on In Praise of Hard Industries

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Program ID:
153630-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 18, 1999
Last Aired:
Feb 20, 2000

Airing Details

  • Dec 18, 1999 | 4:26pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 09, 2000 | 6:27am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 16, 2000 | 2:25pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 20, 2000 | 3:13am EST | C-SPAN 2
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