Harvard Business School Professors Michael E. Porter and Jan W. Rivkin met with House
and Senate leaders on July 9-10, 2013, to discuss actionable steps that can be taken to address
America's long-term, structural competitiveness issues.
Professor Porter testified
before the Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax and Capital Access
alongside Smyth McKissick, Chief Executive Officer, Alice Manufacturing Company, Inc.; James
McConeghy, Chief Financial Officer, Chobani;
and Cynthia McIntyre, Senior Vice President, Council
Professor Porter and Professor Rivkin, as well as Dante Disparte, President of the HBS
Alumni Club of D.C. and ASP board members Norman Augustine and Lt. Gen. John Castellaw,
USMC (Ret.) participated in a panel discussion
focused on what can be done to improve America's slipping competitiveness.
Read more about Porter and Rivkin's
two days in DC.