We Need An American Alternative to Huawei

By Jeff Ferry, Chief Economist President Trump’s decision over the weekend to allow US component and chip companies to sell to Chinese network builder Huawei was a questionable decision. We need independence from Huawei, not reliance on them as either a customer or network provider.  Yet the president’s decision was an inevitable result of the…

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America’s Monopoly Crisis Hits the Military

Editors note: CPA members Zach Mottl and Bill Hickey are quoted throughout this important article on our defense industrial base being challenged by China and US monopolies Wall Street’s short-term incentives have decimated our defense industrial base and undermined our national security. [MATT STOLLER AND LUCAS KUNCE | June 27, 2019 | The America Conservative]…

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How a Big U.S. Chip Maker Gave China the ‘Keys to the Kingdom’

Editors note: Another example where U.S. multinational interests do not align with national interests. Advanced Micro Devices revived its fortunes through the deal, and sparked a national-security battle [By Kate O’Keeffe and Brian Spegele | June 27, 2019 | WSJ] Advanced Micro Devices Inc. AMD 3.92% transformed itself from a financially struggling company to an investor’s dream in just three years, a…

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