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Robert,
 
I did the same thing - immediately forwarded to article to my kids...
By now they seem to start realizing why I pushed them so hard all those years.
 
Steve Gordin, SE
Irvine CA
 
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Friday, July 22, 2005 8:22 AM
Subject: Re: OT: Can Americans Compete ?

Pete,  Mike-

see what you think about this Fortune article

Dad

On 7/22/05, Caldwell, Stan <scaldwell(--nospam--at)halff.com> wrote:

> This is the title of a compelling article by Geoffrey Colvin in the July 25,
> 2005 Issue of Fortune Magazine.  It is an eight-page summary of the current
> and future problems facing the United States due to the ever-increasing
> globalization of products, capital, and labor.  Engineering and engineering
> education are brought up repeatedly.  It is a thought provoking article that
> is a worthwhile read, even for people like me who support globalization.
> The solution, if there is one, lies mostly in education. 
>  
> Here is a link where you can read the article without buying the magazine.
> Don't procrastinate, the link might only remain active for a short while.
>  
> http://www.fortune.com/fortune/articles/0,15114,1081269,00.html
>  
> Enjoy!
>  
> Stan R. Caldwell, P.E.
> Dallas, Texas

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