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American Agenda (Economy: Environmental Technology) (Part II) #139056

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 16, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Tokyo: Ned Potter) Issue of whether the United States should try to compete with Japan in the growing ""business of environmental technology examined; roles of the governments of the United States and Japan in working with business research and development compared; industrial scenes shown. [Alameda Instruments head Jim ELIX - says a Japanese partner was gotten.] [Ministry of trade Yoriko KAWAGUCHI - gives the Japanese government supportive position.] [Trade expert Clyde PRESTOWITZ - outlines the relation of United States government and business.] [Solar energy lobbyist Scott SKLAR; Sanyo's Fusao TERADA (thru translator) - comment of solar energy research.] [Vice President- elect Albert GORE - says the Japanese could eat our lunch in technology.] [ELIX - comments.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Tomorrow's segment previewed.

Jennings, Peter;
Potter, Ned

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