Trends Issue 188 - December 2018

Securing the Supply Chain of Strategi...

Recently, the U.S. Government classified 23 “mineral commodity groups” as critical based on the assessed...

Securing the Supply Chain of Strategic Minerals
published on: Dec 15, 2018

Out-Sourcing, In-Sourcing, and Global...

Politicians and managers often discuss outsourcing of American jobs by American firms, but seldom discuss the...

Out-Sourcing, In-Sourcing, and Globalization
published on: Dec 15, 2018

Aspirin Becomes the Unexpected Miracl...

Even though aspirin has been around since the 19th century, scientist are rapidly finding new benefits for those who...

Aspirin Becomes the Unexpected Miracle Drug
published on: Dec 15, 2018

Happiness Becomes a Strategic Imperat...

With record low unemployment, maximizing employee productivity and retention is more important than ever before. And...

Happiness Becomes a Strategic Imperative
published on: Dec 15, 2018

Where Are U.S. Economic Policies Taki...

Because of its dynamism and scale, America’s trade, regulatory, and monetary policies set the tone for the rest of...

Where Are U.S. Economic Policies Taking The World?
published on: Dec 15, 2018