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 We look back at three big economic issues that have swayed elections in recent memory.
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.
May 3, 2012 It's our first (and probably last) edition of PAC Name Fever, the super PAC name game where you decide whether they're real or fake.
Feb 8, 2012 Is that a Super PAC or a Britney Spears movie? Marvel over this list of the most obscure Super PAC names and create your own with the Super PAC Name Generator from WNYC
Feb 3, 2012 Tess Vigeland and economics editor Chris Farrell discuss the possibility of more transparency on 401(k) fees. Plus, callers ask questions about supporting retired parents and the pros and cons of uprooting a family for a new job.