One year ago the U.S. auto industry appeared on the verge of collapse. Today it’s showing signs of a comeback. Guest host Susan Page and guests explore the state of American carmakers one year after the government invested billions to keep GM and Chrysler afloat.

Guests

  • David Shepardson Washington bureau chief, The Detroit News.
  • Sophia Koropechyj managing director for Moody's Economy.com. She covers labor markets, auto-related industries, and the Midwestern economy.
  • Micheline Maynard Senior Editor of Changing Gears - a new public radio project. She is former Detroit bureau chief for The New York Times and author of "The End of Detroit" (Currency)
  • Warren Brown automotive writer and "On Wheels" columnist for The Washington Post

Topics + Tags

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

Efforts to Improve The Way We Die

Friday, Feb 17 2017Diane speaks with Dr. Roger Kligler who is living with advanced stage cancer on why he's suing the state of Massachusetts for the 'Right to Die' and with Dr. Jessica Zitter, and intensive care and palliative care specialist on why better communication is so needed between doctors and patients facing end-of-life issues.

Two Weeks In: The U.S. Government Under President Trump

Friday, Feb 03 2017President Trump announces his nominee for the Supreme Court, legal battles ramp up in opposition to the Trump's executive order on immigration restrictions,and some in Congress vow to resist: Three political experts speculate on the future of our three branches of government and their respective powers in the Trump administration.