Stop the Bail Outs Now
- Stop the Bail Outs Now. Garten, Jeffrey E. // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);11/10/2008 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 152 Issue 19, p25
The author of the article suggests that the bailouts being given to the U.S. automobile industry and the banking industry may harm the U.S. economy. Using the example of the automobile industry, the author shows how bailouts may hurry the demise of the U.S. automobile business which is not...
- letters: TO THE EDITOR. Robinson, Kyle; Thibault, Alain; Barnes, Terrance A.; Walters, Tim; Lawrence, Robert; Matsunaga, Douglas // Automotive News;12/1/2008, Vol. 83 Issue 6336, p12
Several letters to the editors are presented related to the automobile industry of the U.S. including one asking the reasons behind the recession in the industry, another asking to merge Detroit 3, including GM, Ford and Chrysler, as a single company, and one on the reaction of Republicans on...
- Most Executives Foresee Recession Through 2011. // Money Management Executive;1/26/2009, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p4
The article reports on an online survey of 1,445 U.S. finance executives conducted by Deloitte which found that 58.4% expect the recession could last until 2011. The survey also revealed that two-thirds are not in support of any additional bailouts beyond what has been done to prop up the...
- Congress blames autoworkers. Hightower, Jim // Niagara Falls Reporter;12/16/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 46, p4
The author reflects on the opposition by Sen. Bob Corker to the $34 billion bailout proposal of America's Big Three automakers. He argues that right-wing pundits, such as Corker, see the auto industry's financial crunch as an opportunity for union-busting by asking them to cut jobs and slash the...
- It Isn't Always Rational. Piszczek, Matthew; Kaminski, Michelle // Labor Studies Journal;Mar2010, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p116
Although labor studies research has commonly looked to sociology, history, and economics for new perspectives, behavioral psychology has largely been underutilized. This article provides a popular psychological model of behavior and examples of its application in issues of interest to labor,...
- More like Toyota, Honda? Careful what you wish for. Lapham, Edward // Automotive News;11/24/2008, Vol. 83 Issue 6335, p30
The article presents the author's comments about the bailout of automobile industry in the U.S. The author says that now that the Detroit 3 have narrowed the gaps in productivity, quality and labor costs, the transplants have one advantage which is that their headquarters, engineering staffs and...
- BUSINESS PRESS POLL. // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);4/13/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 15, pP18
The article presents the results of a poll on whether the U.S. government's bailout plan for the auto industry is fair compared to its Wall Street efforts.
- Government assistance may not cure auto industry's many ills. LENAHAN, PHIL // Our Sunday Visitor;1/4/2009, Vol. 97 Issue 36, p8
The article presents an answer to a question related to the decision of the U.S. Congress to bail out Wall Street but not the automakers.
- Anniversary of auto companies bailout a subdued occasion. // Rubber & Plastics News;8/9/2010, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p8
The article comments on issues surrounding the anniversary of the bailout of automobile companies General Motors and Chrysler and its impact on the U.S. economy.