Public Policy http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6609/more en NAM Study Puts $81 Billion Price Tag on New Labor Rules http://www.industryweek.com/governance-risk-compliance/nam-study-puts-81-billion-price-tag-new-labor-rules <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The study from the pro-business National Association for Manufacturers estimates that more than 150,000 workers stand to lose their jobs from new labor regulations, with additional jobs changing from full- to part-time.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/governance-risk-compliance/nam-study-puts-81-billion-price-tag-new-labor-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/governance-risk-compliance/nam-study-puts-81-billion-price-tag-new-labor-rules#comments Governance, Risk & Compliance Labor / Employment Policy Public Policy Regulations Finance Global Economy Workforce The Latest Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:02:00 +0000 382131 at http://www.industryweek.com Share Your Manufacturing Day Story http://www.industryweek.com/manufacturing-day/share-your-manufacturing-day-story <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>You're invited to contribute to our "Manufacturing Month" coverage. Here's how.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/manufacturing-day/share-your-manufacturing-day-story" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/manufacturing-day/share-your-manufacturing-day-story#comments Manufacturing Day Public Policy The Latest Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:30:00 +0000 377831 at http://www.industryweek.com Share Your Passion for Manufacturing http://www.industryweek.com/manufacturing-passion <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If you're someone who is passionate about your manufacturing job, we'll help you share it with the IndustryWeek and broader manufacturing community. Here's how.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/manufacturing-passion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/manufacturing-passion#comments Manufacturing Day Engagement Public Policy The Latest Tue, 20 Sep 2016 13:40:00 +0000 377841 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Cory Adams, a welder/finisher at Staub Manufacturing Solutions in Huber Heights, Ohio, was featured in an earlier IndustryWeek &quot;Share Your Manufactuirng Passion&quot; slideshow.<br /> See why and what <a href="http://www.industryweek.com/manufacturing-day/faces-manufacturing-love-industry#slide-1-field_images-149921" target="_blank">he loves about his manufacturing career.</a></p> Experts Urge Next President to Dump US Trade Policy, Demand Tougher Enforcement http://www.industryweek.com/trade/experts-urge-next-president-dump-us-trade-policy-demand-tougher-enforcement <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What should the next U.S. president do about trade? Critics of U.S. trade policy call for a new approach to trade agreements and better promotion of American interests.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/trade/experts-urge-next-president-dump-us-trade-policy-demand-tougher-enforcement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/trade/experts-urge-next-president-dump-us-trade-policy-demand-tougher-enforcement#comments Competitiveness Public Policy Trade Global Economy The Latest Sun, 18 Sep 2016 19:53:00 +0000 376721 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Former Nucor CEO Dan DiMicco (second from left) told a Washington, D.C. conference on manufacturing that the U.S. has been in a trade war with mercantilist countries such as China for two decades and has yet to &quot;show up and fight.&quot;</p> Terrorism, Business and Managing Friction http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/terrorism-business-and-managing-friction <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Even a passing glance at how most companies are dealing with the new post-9/11 friction exposes a scattershot of countermeasures. It's time to prioritize your company's vulnerabilities and determine how they impact the overall vitality of the organization. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/terrorism-business-and-managing-friction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/terrorism-business-and-managing-friction#comments Information Technology Public Policy Trade Global Economy Leadership The Latest Sun, 18 Sep 2016 16:45:00 +0000 376681 at http://www.industryweek.com US Moves to Block Deere Purchase of Monsanto Unit http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/us-moves-block-deere-purchase-monsanto-unit <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>"If this deal were allowed to proceed, Deere would dominate the market for high-speed precision planting systems and be able to raise prices and slow innovation at the expense of American farmers who rely on these systems," the Justice Department said. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/us-moves-block-deere-purchase-monsanto-unit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/us-moves-block-deere-purchase-monsanto-unit#comments Public Policy Finance The Latest Wed, 31 Aug 2016 17:41:00 +0000 359231 at http://www.industryweek.com Deere & Co. Tata Motors Ordered to Return Factory Land to Farmers http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/tata-motors-ordered-return-factory-land-farmers <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The decision risks stymieing Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s efforts to boost growth and create jobs.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/tata-motors-ordered-return-factory-land-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/tata-motors-ordered-return-factory-land-farmers#comments Expansion Management Public Policy The Latest Wed, 31 Aug 2016 17:22:00 +0000 359221 at http://www.industryweek.com Tata Motors China to Open Up More Industries to Private Investors http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/china-open-more-industries-private-investors <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Non-state companies will be able invest in the oil and gas sectors. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/china-open-more-industries-private-investors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/china-open-more-industries-private-investors#comments Public Policy Finance Global Economy The Latest Tue, 23 Aug 2016 17:32:00 +0000 351981 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Oil well in Qaidam Basin, Qinghai Province, China</p> Dow Chemical Builds 50,000th Habitat for Humanity Home http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/dow-chemical-builds-50000th-habitat-humanity-home <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Company has partnered with organization for 34 years. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/dow-chemical-builds-50000th-habitat-humanity-home" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/dow-chemical-builds-50000th-habitat-humanity-home#comments Companies & Executives Public Policy The Latest Thu, 18 Aug 2016 18:32:00 +0000 347801 at http://www.industryweek.com Dow Chemical Co. Advanced Industries: A New Mental Model for a New Economy http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/advanced-industries-new-mental-model-new-economy <div class="field-byline"> David Hart, George Mason University </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The diffusion of IT into all aspects of manufacturing and services is making terms like "high tech" and "low tech" obsolete. It's time for new language to describe a rapidly evolving economy.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/advanced-industries-new-mental-model-new-economy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/advanced-industries-new-mental-model-new-economy#comments Competitiveness Public Policy Innovation The Latest Mon, 15 Aug 2016 15:29:00 +0000 343441 at http://www.industryweek.com