Why is it sometimes cheaper for U.S. consumers to buy goods from China than from local vendors?
A high rate of unemployment persists in some parts of Chicago, despite a worker shortage in manufacturing.
Three shoe component suppliers discuss the U.S.-China trade war and the changes they have seen in the last few decades.
There's some optimism, but it's not because of the GOP's tax plan.
Maquila owners say the current version makes it a harder to operate in Mexico compared to the U.S.
President Trump’s practice of calling out major U.S. corporations to publicly pressure them to keep jobs in the U.S. has been well publicized since the 2016 election campaign. Trump has in the past, for example, criticized the air conditioning company Carrier for plans to move jobs to Mexico. He then took credit when the company […]