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Weekend News & Commentary — August 22-23, 2015

According to The Detroit Free Press, the United Auto Workers union is trying to radically reshape worker health plans as part of its contract negotiations with the Big 3 automakers.   421 more words

On Labor

Are American business schools headed For a GM-like catastrophe?

(Poets&Quants) — One of the more tortured narratives in business has been the long and steady decline of the U.S. auto business. A relentless deterioration in market share ultimately led to the bankruptcies of General Motors and Chrysler. 1,813 more words


In Michigan, Donald Trump takes aim at Ford Motor Co., illegal immigrants

By Keith Naughton Bloomberg News, for CRAINSDETROIT.COM

BIRCH RUN — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump came to the home state of the auto industry and attacked… 953 more words

2016 Election

Mitsubishi, UAW to Work Together on Buyer for Illinois Plant

NORMAL, Ill. (AP) – Mitsubishi Motors and the United Auto Workers say they will work together to look for a buyer for the central Illinois plant the company plans to close. 131 more words


UAW, state of Michigan kicking off contract talks

LANSING, MI (AP) – Officials representing the state of Michigan and United Auto Workers are kicking off contract talks.

The UAW said Friday the union and state are expected to start negotiating after an official handshake. 55 more words


(What's Left of) Our Economy: New Data Further Mock Wage Inflation Claims

Even if you keep emphasizing that wage figures aren’t the only, or even best, measure of U.S. employee compensation available, you’ll have difficulty saying or writing the term “wage inflation” after seeing… 454 more words

{What's Left Of) Our Economy