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Midwest Manufacturers Fight to Stay Competitive in Global Marketplace [electronic resource]

MacNeil/Lehrer Productions
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
In this NewsHour segment on America's response to globalization, economics correspondent Paul Solman reports on how some Midwestern manufacturers are working to bridge the gap with foreign companies and fight to keep U.S. employers relevant in the changing global marketplace. Origina?
Release Date
2007
Run Time
11 min.
Language
English
Rating
9 & up
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on September 15, 2013.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Contents
  • Manufacturers Compete Globally (1:33)
  • Economic Importance of Manufacturing (1:32)
  • Lean and Clean Manufacturing (2:14)
  • Global Economic Forces (1:33)
  • Short Supply Chain (2:12)
  • Return of U.S. Manufacturing (1:41)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], c2007.
Recording Info
Broadcast date: November 29, 2007.
Publisher no.
53378 Films Media Group
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Description
1 streaming video file (11 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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