International Outsourcing Expert Will Speak on Global Economy

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Ron Hira, Professor of Public Policy at Rochester Institute of Technology, will discuss his new book, Outsourcing America: Whatís behind our national crisis and how can we reclaim American jobs, during a forum with faculty and students at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 5, in the Idea Factory on the first floor of Wallace Library. The talk is part of RITís Meet the Author series and is open to the public.

Hira is an international expert on outsourcing and has been quoted frequently in the national media including The New York Times, Wall Street Journal and Newsweek. He has also appeared as a guest on Lou Dobbs Tonight and ABCís World News This Morning.

For more information about the presentation, please contact Sara Reynolds at 475-2613 or

What:RITís Meet the Author Series
Who:Ron Hira, Professor of Public Policy, RIT
When:1:30 p.m.-3 Wednesday, Oct. 5
Where:Rochester Institute of Technology
Wallace Library