True or False

Thursday's Editorial - January 20, 2011

Questions

1.  Define GDP (Gross Domestic Product).

2.  a)  What is the biggest cause of the reduction in U.S. manufacturing jobs, as explained by Walter Williams?
b)  Ask a parent if he/she is surprised by this information and to explain why or why not.

3.  Dr. Williams makes the case that the decline in manufacturing jobs in the U.S. is not a bad thing.  Do you think he makes a persuasive argument with his explanation?  Explain your answer.