Feb 28, 2012 Durable goods, ranging from computers to refrigerators to planes, fell in January. But it doesn’t necessarily mean the economy is sputtering.
Mar 12, 2012 Marketplace's economics editor Chris Farrell says government needs to push sound saving, rather than sound borrowing.
Mar 12, 2012 Manufacturers are thriving all over west Michigan. Many companies can't even find enough skilled workers to hire.
Feb 22, 2012 There's no way IKEA furniture is this easy.
May 3, 2012 The GOP candidates and President Obama all have plans to boost manufacturing, but commentator Robert Reich says they're mostly wishful thinking.
Feb 2, 2012 A number of law schools across the country are being sued by former students who claim they inflated the numbers on post-graduate job placement.
Feb 2, 2012 A group of recent law graduates sues a dozen law schools, saying the institutions misled them about job and salary prospects.
Jan 31, 2012 How employees at one Nebraska manufacturer pulled together to survive recession, and now the future seems brighter than ever.
Mar 16, 2012 The New York Times' Charles Duhigg discusses the harsh working conditions at Apple's manufacturers in China, and what can be done to enact change.
Jan 25, 2012 In his State of the Union speech last night, President Obama said he hopes to bring manufacturing jobs back to the country from overseas. But with countries like Apple firmly planted in factories abroad, will that ever happen?