RESEARCH & LITERATURE

RESEARCH & LITERATURE

Below are some links to websites that can aid in your research and pursuit of buying American-made. There is also a list of books that have valuable information and stories that relate to American manufacturing, and the power we have as a consumer.
50 BUILT will be revising and adding to the list below as necessary.

 

WEBSITES

ALLIANCE FOR AMERICAN MANUFACTURING

AMERICAN MADE MATTERS

BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS

INTERNATIONAL TRADE ADMINISTRATION

MADE IN AMERICA MAP (ABC)

MADE IN USA CERTIFIED

MADE IN THE USA BRAND

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF MANUFACTURERS

RESHORING INITIATIVE

SHOP FLOOR BLOG (NAM)

SHOULD BE MADE IN AMERICA

UNITED STATES CENSUS BUREAU (MANUFACTURING)

 

BOOKS

MANUFACTURING A BETTER FUTURE FOR AMERICA by Clyde Prestowitz

HOW AMERICANS CAN BUY AMERICAN: THE POWER OF CONSUMER PATRIOTISM by Roger Simmermaker

MAKE IT IN AMERICA: THE CASE FOR RE-INVENTING THE ECONOMY by Andrew Liveris

SAVING AMERICAN MANUFACTURING by Michael Collins

WATCH IT MADE IN THE U.S.A.: A VISITOR’S GUIDE TO THE BEST FACTORY TOURS AND COMPANY MUSEUMS by Karen Axelrod & Bruce Brumberg

CAN AMERICAN MANUFACTURING BE SAVED? WHY WE SHOULD AND HOW WE CAN by Michele Nash-Hoff

POORLY MADE IN CHINA: AN INSIDER’S ACCOUNT OF THE CHINA PRODUCTION GAME by Paul Midler

THE END OF THE FREE MARKET: WHO WINS THE WAR BETWEEN STATES & CORPORATIONS? by Ian Bremmer

A YEAR WITHOUT “MADE IN CHINA”: ONE FAMILY’S TRUE LIFE ADVENTURE IN THE GLOBAL ECONOMY by Sara Bongiorni

THE BETRAYAL OF AMERICAN PROSPERITY: FREE MARKET DELUSIONS, AMERICA’S DECLINE, AND HOW WE MUST COMPETE IN THE POST-DOLLAR ERA by Clyde Prestowitz