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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.

(02/27/10) Prestowitz and Heidinger Article Reviewed in Charleston (WV) Gazette

The price of cheap imports;
What does America make, besides policies that help financiers at the cost of middle class?

Paul J. Nyden, Staff writer

Cheap imports have a major impact on our economy, including West Virginia manufacturers who produce steel in the Northern Panhandle, aluminum in Ravenswood and chemicals in the Kanawha Valley.

Imports can create major financial problems. Our federal deficit disappeared in the late 1990s. But today it is exploding, partly because imports exceed exports.

Click Here to Read the Article at the Charleston Gazette.

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