Dec 9, 2011 The crisis in Europe has hurt worldwide demand for goods, and workers in China are protesting against the lost wages that come with decreased output
Dec 1, 2011 The most recent monthly report measuring factory ordering shows better-than-expected numbers for the manufacturing sector.
Dec 1, 2011 "Lights-out machining" leads to layoffs for some workers but saves jobs for others.
May 3, 2012 Patients are beginning to challenge the legality of the "privacy agreements" that some medical offices are enforcing as a way for doctors to control what's said about him or her online.
Dec 1, 2011 To combat cheaper labor costs overseas, some companies have switched from mass production to "mass customization."
Nov 28, 2011 A district judge said the SEC's proposed $285 million settlement with Citigroup over the sale of toxic mortgage debt was not in the public interest.
Nov 16, 2011 A new report says manufacturing will have three million new openings in the next decade. But it isn't the same kind of industry it was decades ago.
Nov 14, 2011 The mayor of Portland, Ore., is giving demonstrators until midnight Saturday. Oakland's police union wants protesters out too. But organized labor's building inroads.