U.S. Manufacturing: More Output, Fewer Workers

by: Mark J. Perry

I have featured the graphs above before on CD, and they were the basis for this op-ed in today's WSJ, "The Truth About U.S. Manufacturing" (also available here).

See Dan Ikenson's related post on the Cato blog, he's done some great work on this topic, here's what he says:

It can’t be emphasized enough how important it is to present such illuminating, factual, compelling analyses to a public that is starved for the truth and routinely subject to lies, half-baked assertions, and irresponsibly outlandish claims about the state of American manufacturing.