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Manufacturing is still critical to the economy United States. Clyde Prestowitz, says it's time to start realizing the positive spillovers that manufacturing creates... Read more  

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.


Crossed Wires - How Foreign Regulations and U.S. Policies are Holding Back Telecoms

Crossed Wires: How Foreign Regulations and U.S. Policies are Holding Back the U.S. Telecommunications Services Industry, examines the changes taking place in the telecommunications services industry both here and abroad. The reports authors, Erik Olbeter and Larry Chimerine, find that domestic, foreign and international regulations restrict the ability of U.S. firms to take advantage of the opportunities stemming from changes in the industry, and consequently, limit the ability of the U.S. telecommunications services industry to create high-paying jobs.

This study proposes changes in domestic regulations to spur competition in the telecommunications services industry and thereby lower prices, stimulate innovation, and improve the international competitiveness of U.S. firms. The study also recommends a proactive international negotiating position to increase the opportunities available to U.S. firms in foreign markets.

Click Here to Download the Report in PDF Format

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