“Gamm describes the origins of this crisis, arguing that the Y2K scare at the turn of the century sparked a domino effect that…resulted in the mass exodus of U.S. tech jobs…In its wake, the U.S. economy, national security and educational systems have been weakened to the point that the middle class, once America’s backbone, has become a mere shadow of its former self…Here’s hoping that policy-makers will act on Gamm’s important message.”
“Billions Lost is a timely, insightful, and important book that deserves serious consideration…The book evinces a strong command of facts based on extensive research. It concisely and pointedly evaluates current conditions and proposes future solutions in a lucid way.”
Clarion/Foreword Book Review
Long-time IT professional, Hilarie T. Gamm, hits it out of the park with her eye-opening exposé of how the common technology industry practice of sending work overseas is destroying our country and shattering the American Dream. Written in simple, straightforward language, this book reveals the dirty secrets of the IT industry that every American needs to know.
“Billions Lost is timely, relevant, and a must read for every American. Hilarie inspires us to reverse the destructive trends in domestic tech labor and associated risks with data privacy, U.S. education, and visa exploitation. With brilliant clarity her Road Map to Change offers solutions for a brighter tomorrow with refreshing insights on teen labor, educating our youth, and re-engaging American women in technology.”
Billions Lost offers brilliant solutions for how to reverse the destructive trends in the U.S. Tech industry. I give this book my highest recommendation.”