Susan Houseman discusses trade, automation, and manufacturing jobs on WMUK radio

Monday, February 12th, 2018

Institute vice president and director of research Susan Houseman discusses the reasons for decline in the number of manufacturing jobs on WMUK radio's WestSouthwest program. In the feature, which aired on February 12, Houseman debunks the idea that trade is the main culprit for the loss of good-paying manufacturing jobs in the U.S. and also discusses the role of automation in the remaking of the manufacturing sector.

Read more about Houseman's discussion or listen to the interview here.