2 Kathleen Elkins, “Here’s How Much the Average American Family Has Saved for Retirement,” CNBC, Sept. 12, 2016, https://www.cnbc.com/2016/09/12/heres-how-much-the-average-american-family-has-saved-for-retirement.html.
3 See Robert Mundell, “The International Distribution of Saving: Past and Future,” in World Saving, Prosperity, and Growth, ed. Luigi Paganetto, Mario Baldassarri, and Edmund S. Phelps (New York: Macmillan, 1993). See also, for example, Ralph C. Bryant, “Demographic Influences on Saving-Investment Balances in Developing and Developed Economies,” Center for Retirement Research at Boston College, April 2007, http://crr.bc.edu/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/wp_2007-08-508.pdf; and Matthew Higgins, “Demography, National Savings, and International Capital Flows,” International Economic Review 39, no. 2 (May 1998): 343–69.
4 Dr. Henry Kressel, formerly head of RCA Labs and the senior partner in the technology practice of Warburg Pincus, described the case of solar panels in an unpublished speech delivered at Columbia University Business School in 2016.
5 International Business Services Semiconductor Industry Report, June 2017.
6 Suwatchai Songwanich, “China’s Race to a Cashless Society,” http://www.bangkokbank.com/BangkokBankThai/Documents/Site%20Documents/China%20Articles/Update/2016/Chinaweek2016_17.pdf.
7 Burnmark, “Cashless Turkey by 2023,” May 2017, http://bkm.com.tr/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/cashless-2023.pdf.
8 Li Heshun, “National Broadband: A Complex Undertaking,” Communicate (Oct. 13, 2013), http://www1.huawei.com/enmobile/about-us/communicate/issue/hw-314202-hw_314246-196981-196943-hw_314236.htm.
9 See Henry Kressel and David P. Goldman, “America Can Invent the Next High-Tech Jobs,” Wall Street Journal, Nov. 21, 2016, https://www.wsj.com/articles/america-can-invent-the-next-high-tech-jobs-1479776168.