Intelligence Squared

ON PUBLIC RADIO 89.5 HD1 – Our Documentary of the Week features an Oxford-style debate examining the motion whether Buy American/Hire American policies will backfire.

Speaking for the motion: Jagdish Bhagwati, Senior Fellow in International Economics at the Council on Foreign Relations, Douglas Irwin, Economics Professor at Dartmouth College, and Susan Schwab, U-S Trade Representative 2006-09. Speaking against the motion: Leo Gerard, International President of the United Steelworkers, John (Rick) MacArthur, President and Publish of Harper's Magazine.