Wanted: A Sharper Focus At Commerce
The role of the Commerce Secretary has never been as clearly defined as that of, say, the Postmaster General. But since 1913, whoever has presided over Commerce has had an unofficial role, serving as the liaison between the government and the business community to foster U.S. economic growth and competitiveness. The problem has been that while the job gets harder, most of the incumbents in Commerce's giant, block-square headquarters have not been up to that demanding task.
To continue reading this article you must be a Bloomberg Professional Service Subscriber.
If you believe that you may have received this message in error please let us know.
- This $14 Million Atlanta Home With Bunker Is ‘Safest in America’
- GE's New CEO Vows Sweeping Change After ‘Unacceptable’ Report
- These Cities Make NYC Housing Look Dirt Cheap
- Separatists Pledge to Fight On After Spain Moves to Oust Catalan Leaders
- The U.K.'s $86 Billion Pension Problem Is About to Solve Itself