Public Policy http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6609/more en Keeping Manufacturing in the Election Conversation http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/keeping-manufacturing-election-conversation <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Hillary Clinton's economic adviser, a pollster and labor leaders weigh in on how to create more good-paying jobs and a stronger middle class.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/keeping-manufacturing-election-conversation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/keeping-manufacturing-election-conversation#comments Public Policy Global Economy The Latest Tue, 26 Jul 2016 03:12:00 +0000 323171 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images AISI's Gibson: China 'Has to Get Out of the Steel Business' http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/aisis-gibson-china-has-get-out-steel-business <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>U.S. steel association chief calls for continued action to curb Chinese steel dumping and move China away from state-owned domination of its industry. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/aisis-gibson-china-has-get-out-steel-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/aisis-gibson-china-has-get-out-steel-business#comments Companies & Executives Public Policy Trade Global Economy The Latest Wed, 13 Jul 2016 20:55:00 +0000 311311 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>China&#39;s state-owned steel industry lost up to $15.5 billion in 2015, said AISI&nbsp;President Thomas Gibson. China&#39;s steel industry has ramped up exports to help compensate for declining domestic demand.</p> Getty Images President's Special JAMA Article Defends Continued Health Care Overreach http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/presidents-special-jama-article-defends-continued-health-care-overreach <div class="field-byline"> Robyn Boerstling </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The thesis is more of the same from President Obama and his Administration &ndash; a public option and continued federal interference in health care markets will strengthen and improve the legacy of the Affordable Care Act.</p></div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/presidents-special-jama-article-defends-continued-health-care-overreach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/presidents-special-jama-article-defends-continued-health-care-overreach#comments IndustryWeek Wire nam.org Shopfloor Public Policy Global Economy Workforce The Latest Wed, 13 Jul 2016 19:51:00 +0000 311151 at http://www.industryweek.com 3 Ways the US Can Pull Together for Manufacturing http://www.industryweek.com/competitiveness/3-ways-us-can-pull-together-manufacturing <div class="field-podcast-source"> <a href="/iws-manufacturing-voice-0">IW&#039;s Manufacturing Voice</a> </div> <div class="node-body audio-body"><div></div>What lessons can the U.S. learn from other countries to foster growth in manufacturing? The Brookings Institution hosted a symposium on this topic in Washington recently. Here are three takeaways from the opening panel's discussion of leadership in 21st century manufacturing. </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/competitiveness/3-ways-us-can-pull-together-manufacturing" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://www.industryweek.com/site-files/industryweek.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2016/07/podcast-promo-it1jpgcropdisplay.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://www.industryweek.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/site-files/industryweek.com/files/podcast/audio/IW&#039;s Manufacturing Voice 7.8.16 - 7816, 2.27 PM.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=8206337">IW&#039;s Manufacturing Voice 7.8.16 - 7816, 2.27 PM.mp3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/competitiveness/3-ways-us-can-pull-together-manufacturing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/competitiveness/3-ways-us-can-pull-together-manufacturing#comments Competitiveness Companies & Executives Education / Training Public Policy Global Economy Leadership Workforce The Global Manufacturer Fri, 08 Jul 2016 18:35:00 +0000 306701 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>What lessons can the U.S. learn from other countries to foster growth in manufacturing? The Brookings Institution hosted a symposium on this topic in Washington recently. Here are three takeaways from the opening panel&#39;s discussion of leadership in 21st century manufacturing.</p> One Fifth of British Businesses May Move Operations Abroad http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/one-fifth-british-businesses-may-move-operations-abroad <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Institute of Directors said one in four companies planned to freeze recruitment following the surprise referendum result.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/one-fifth-british-businesses-may-move-operations-abroad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/one-fifth-british-businesses-may-move-operations-abroad#comments Public Policy The Latest Mon, 27 Jun 2016 18:50:00 +0000 298101 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images US Stocks Tumble the Most in 10 Months After Brexit Vote http://www.industryweek.com/trade/us-stocks-tumble-most-10-months-after-brexit-vote <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div> Caterpillar Inc. and Boeing Co. sank at least 5.1% after pacing the Dow’s biggest gain in three months Thursday.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/trade/us-stocks-tumble-most-10-months-after-brexit-vote" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/trade/us-stocks-tumble-most-10-months-after-brexit-vote#comments Public Policy Trade Global Economy The Latest Fri, 24 Jun 2016 20:32:00 +0000 297371 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images Germany Shuts Door to Fracking http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/germany-shuts-door-fracking <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Gas producers like Wintershall or Exxon Mobil, had initially agreed to a five-year moratorium on their extraction projects, but ended up losing patience with German authorities.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/germany-shuts-door-fracking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/germany-shuts-door-fracking#comments Energy Management Environment Public Policy The Latest Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:36:00 +0000 297231 at http://www.industryweek.com Spencer Platt,Getty Images Toyota, Union Argue Case for Keeping Britain in EU http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/toyota-union-argue-case-keeping-britain-eu <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Toyota said "free access to the European Market is of critical importance" for its UK operations since 90% of the company’s vehicles made in the UK are exported and 75% is made for our customers in the EU.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/toyota-union-argue-case-keeping-britain-eu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/toyota-union-argue-case-keeping-britain-eu#comments Expansion Management Public Policy Finance Mon, 20 Jun 2016 17:44:00 +0000 293621 at http://www.industryweek.com Toyota, Union Argue case for Keeping Britain in EU Ford's Crown Jewel, the F-150, Has a Big Problem After Overhaul http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/fords-crown-jewel-f-150-has-big-problem-after-overhaul <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The F-150 makeover took six years and cost Ford more than $1 billion. The problem: some versions of the truck don't meet the government's 2016 emission and fuel-economy mandates.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/fords-crown-jewel-f-150-has-big-problem-after-overhaul" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/fords-crown-jewel-f-150-has-big-problem-after-overhaul#comments Environment Growth Strategies Public Policy Global Economy Leadership The Latest Thu, 16 Jun 2016 19:40:00 +0000 292781 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images US Charges 2 Japanese Auto-parts Firms with Price-fixing http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/us-charges-2-japanese-auto-parts-firms-price-fixing <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A federal grand jury in Ohio indicted Tokai Kogyo and Maruyasu Industries and their U.S. subsidiaries on charges of participating in international conspiracies to rig bids and fix prices in the sale of auto body sealing products and steel tubing.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/us-charges-2-japanese-auto-parts-firms-price-fixing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/us-charges-2-japanese-auto-parts-firms-price-fixing#comments Public Policy The Latest Thu, 16 Jun 2016 13:52:00 +0000 292501 at http://www.industryweek.com