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February 7th, 2007

No Small Matter

Abstract:
As traditional manufacturing in America limps along, many wonder what will help keep the industry, and the nation, competitive in the 21st century.

One answer: nanotechnology.

Most agree that the U.S. will increasingly lose ground to lower-wage countries in what has typically been the more transient sectors of manufacturing, such as apparel - simple, low-skill manufacturing. Likewise, many contend the U.S. will maintain its leadership position the leader in high-tech, highly skilled manufacturing - and at the forefront of that is likely to be nano.

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