Jan 3, 2012 According to the Institute for Supply Management, in December a key indicator of manufacturing health was at a six-month high.
Dec 23, 2011 In Los Angeles, clothing makers are trying to ride a growth wave, if only they could find people to hire
Dec 22, 2011 Weekly jobless claims in the U.S. dropped to 364,000 last week. That's 4,000 fewer than the week before and the smallest number since early 2008.
Dec 20, 2011 As Kodak struggles to avoid bankruptcy, Economy 4.0's David Brancaccio visits Rochester, N.Y., to remember the middle class communities the company helped create.
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 7, 2011 Yesterday, the president spoke about the loss of the American dream. But just how much is the middle class really shrinking?
Dec 1, 2011 "Lights-out machining" leads to layoffs for some workers but saves jobs for others.
Dec 1, 2011 The most recent monthly report measuring factory ordering shows better-than-expected numbers for the manufacturing sector.
Nov 30, 2011 The Netherlands' prime minister Mark Rutte discusses the future of Europe, the eurozone and the global economy.