Heidi N. Moore
Apr 30, 2012 The nation's factories and plants have been churning out jobs pretty steadily since the recession ended. And this morning, we'll find out if that manufacturing rebound is still happening. Specifically, we're about to find out about regional manufacturing activity around Chicago and Dallas.
Apr 10, 2012 Marketplace’s China correspondent travels where few have gone before and visits the production line.
Apr 6, 2012 Over the past two years, the U.S. has added over 400,000 factory jobs, making a major contribution to the economic recovery.
Apr 6, 2012 A laid-off autoworker found a steady job at another factory, but he’s making less
Mar 19, 2012 CNC machines have changed the way we manufacture parts in the US. Now the machines are changing how we hire our workers.
Mar 1, 2012 Most of the growth comes from an unexpected source. Politicians jockey to take credit.
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 Manufacturers are thriving all over west Michigan. Many companies can't even find enough skilled workers to hire.
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.