Jobs Returning to the United States from Overseas

In an in depth report by J. Cardoze, L. Desbois, A. Monange for France 24, Shirli Sitbon and Anca Ulea, viewers will understand the changes a business needs to make in order to afford to manufacture consumer goods in the United States. In the second half of the video Ronald Freeman, economist for the Atlantic Council, explains that the vast majority of manufacturing jobs can be done by robots. If humans are replaced by robots, production costs go down, and companies can afford to return their factories to the United States.

Can We Expect the Economy to Grow with President Trump at the Helm?

Listen to former Deputy Assistant to President George W Bush, Brad Blakeman discuss why he believes the US can expect an economic expansion under the leadership of President-elect Donald Trump. In contrast, Robert Wolf, Fox News contributor, believes that the US should remain in the TPP and be active in the global marketplace. Steve Hilton, former advisor to the British Prime Minister David Cameron, explains how the bureaucracy of government can stifle growth.

Apple Announces AirPod Shipment Delay

Kelly Brothers gives a summary of business news for the last week of October, 2016.

Several businesses posting good data, including Twitter; initial jobless claims remain relatively low; Dow Jones Industrial Average was up on Thursday.

Apple delayed its shipment of its new wireless ear-pod headphones, explaining that despite the simplicity in their outer design and method of use, they are complex technologically, and more quality control testing needs to be done. Walmart announced that it is planning to introduce “holiday helpers” to its workforce for the holiday season, which is already once again upon us.