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Events & Activities

Stephen Olson at Chinese Development Institute Conference

 

 Clyde Prestowitz giving presentation to CDI...

 

Steve Olson teaching trade negotiations at the Mekong Institute...

 

Stephen Olson to speak at upcoming workshop organized by the International Institute for Trade and Development on 

"Economics of GMS Agricultural trade in goods and services towards the world market"

Chiangmai, Thailand Sep 8-12.

(5/22/12) Prestowitz discusses solar panels from China on On Point (NPR)

Solar Panels From China

The U.S. has slapped big tariffs on Chinese solar panels. So, what do we need more? To go green or buy American? When China moved into the American solar market, it was murder for American solar manufacturers. They were undercut right and left by Chinese companies with major backing from the Chinese government. Many shut down. But it was great for American solar panel installers. From China, they got a low-cost product that sold like hot cakes. You may have some of those panels on your roof right now, pumping out green energy. Last week, the U.S. government stepped in with big tariffs on Chinese solar panel imports. This hour, On Point: the question ? what do we need more? To go green? Or buy American? Click here to listen to and download the show at On Point

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