“I mean if we’re going to get this country back onto long-term [growth] we need lots more engineers,
Why do we need lots more engineers?
1) What is it about the current supply that is inadequate?
2) If there is a shortage of engineers then why are engineering wages so low?
3) Given that manufacturing employment is going to continue to fall because automation, why do we need more engineers? And no, needing the engineers to build the machines isn\’t an answer. We\’ll still need fewer engineers overall.