What If Protectionism Spreads?

With protectionism at the center of today’s debate, a logistics expert says we can't turn back the clock on global progress.

Augie Picado | UPS

We make every product – from golf clubs to laptops, internet servers, automobiles and even airplanes – with parts from all around the world. Augie Picado knows this because he’s seen it first-hand.

Lately, there’s been talk about countries looking to limit imports in the name of protecting domestic businesses.

Augie takes the stage at TED@UPS to explain why this kind of protectionism is bad for business and bad for job growth.

Augie Picado is Mexico Country Manager for UPS.

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