What the U.S. Economy Needs More Than Manufacturing
Harvard Business Review
FEBRUARY 15, 2013
The idea is important because we need demand in this economy in order to create jobs. Domestic demand is being constrained because our government is trying to get its fiscal house in order. But I think we need a concrete proposal and leadership in that area. Demand is deficient and you need a strategy to fix that. But a jobs strategy has to be based on aggregate demand throughout the economy. An edited interview with Robert Z. Lawrence , the Albert L.