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Despite all the discussion about offshoring, how many jobs in the United States are actually related to global production? And, in addition to manufacturing jobs, how many of those jobs are in other sectors of the economy, including, in particular, services? Do we in fact see jobs coming back, and, if so, where? For the answers to these and other questions, listen to this webcast.


Bart van Ark

Bart van Ark
Senior Advisor
The Conference Board

Bart van Ark is a Senior Advisor of the Economy, Strategy and Finance (ESF) Center at The Conference Board. From 2008 until September 2020 he was Chief Economist and Head ...Full Bio

Marcel Timmer

Marcel Timmer
Professor of Economic Growth and Development
University of Groningen

Marcel Timmer is professor of Economic Growth and Development at the University of Groningen and director of the Groningen Growth and Development Centre (GGDC). He participates in various international programs funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), the Economic and Social Research Coun...Full Bio

Nicole Mayerhauser

Nicole Mayerhauser
Chief of the National Income and Wealth Division
Bureau of Economic Analysis

Nicole Mayerhauser is chief of the National Income and Wealth Division at the Commerce Department’s Bureau of Economic Analysis. In that post, she plays a key role in the regular production of GDP statistics and is on the forefront of BEA’s efforts to improve how the U.S. economy is m...Full Bio

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