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Balancing technological advances with need

Professor Joseph Giglio discusses the fears American families have for their jobs that could be eliminated by technology and the benefits enjoyed by the consumer of low-cost products.

Published

January 11, 2014

Today, a person in Kansas City can buy consumer goods mass-produced in China for a fraction of what his or her grandparents paid. This birth of “containerization,” which is the low cost of moving goods and the huge growth in global trade. D’Amore-McKim Professor Joseph Giglio discusses the fears American families have for their jobs that could be eliminated by technology and the benefits enjoyed by the consumer of low-cost products.