The Super Bowl: Made in America? Not Entirely.
This story originally appeared on Above the Fold, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s digital platform featuring analysis, commentary, and real stories about the intersection of government and business. Super Bowl Sunday: It’s America’s game, America’s night, and America’s traditions. Surely, there’s nothing more star-spangled spectacular than watching the big game on the big screen, a cold beer in one hand a towering plate of wings in the other. It’s a night that oozes red, white and blue. Or is it? When you really think about the things that make Super Bowl Sunday a de facto national holiday, you begin to realize just how much of the fanfare depends on a little help from our trading partners around the world. So, as we gear up for the 50th installment of the greatest night in sports, here’s a look at what the Super Bowl would be missing without global trade and our […]