On April 3, Amy Liu gave a presentation at NASBITE’s Annual Forum in Memphis, TN. The theme of the presentation was the importance of exports for economic growth and the role of cities and metro areas as centers of exports. Despite national progress with exports, the U.S. remains an under exporter. Meanwhile, cities and metro areas are at the vanguard of helping the economy become more productive, globally oriented and prosperous.
[On the possibility of ongoing secret negotiations between the U.S. and North Korea] I am always wondering if my chain is being yanked. It could also mean Kim is trying to undermine Moon, who positions himself as a broker between the U.S. and North Korea. These two potential explanations are not mutually exclusive.