"Meeting of The Minds: The Future of Manufacturing" will premiere on Wednesday, December 2nd at 8pm ET.
Manufacturing led the United States to become the richest nation in the world and has been the foundation of the middle class. But times have changed and today's economy values innovation and design over manual labor -- emphasizing mind over matter. This sea change has spurred many questions: Are the manufacturing jobs in the U.S. gone forever? Does an economy that doesn't produce anything have any real value and has 'Made in the USA' died, taking with it the soul of our country? CNBC's
CNBC's "Meeting of the Minds: The Future of Manufacturing," hosted by Maria Bartiromo, will premiere on Wednesday, December 2nd at 8pm ET.
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