U.S. and the Global Economy
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew talked about business investment. He described the state of the global economy, citing improvement and the… read more
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew talked about business investment. He described the state of the global economy, citing improvement and the need for greater demand to increase economic growth. He also urged Congress to pass an immigration bill, reform the tax code, and repeal sequestration budget cuts. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker made opening remarks, “The U.S. Is Open for Business,” about the Obama administration’s efforts to encourage business investment.
“A View of the U.S. and Global Economy” was the opening keynote address of the first-ever SelectUSA 2013 Investment Summit, held at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, D.C., by the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration. SelectUSA was a White House initiative to promote and facilitate investment in the United States. close
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