For Michigan’s Economy, Electric Vehicles Are Promising and Scary

For Michigan’s Economy, Electric Vehicles Are Promising and Scary

Im vergangenen Herbst ertrug Tiffanie Simmons, eine Autoarbeiterin der zweiten Generation, einen sechswöchigen Streik in der Ford Motor-Fabrik westlich von Detroit, wo sie Bronco-SUVs baut. Der Streik führte in den nächsten vier Jahren zu einer Lohnerhöhung von 25 Prozent und linderte damit die Schmerzen Kürzungen, die sie und andere Gewerkschaftsmitglieder vor mehr als einem Jahrzehnt…

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Russia’s economy ‘in for very tough times’ despite improved outlook: IMF

Russia’s economy ‘in for very tough times’ despite improved outlook: IMF

Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, at a press conference at IMF headquarters on April 14, 2023. Kevin Dietsch | Getty Images News | Getty Images The head of the International Monetary Fund warned that the Russian economy still faces significant headwinds despite the Washington-based institution’s recent growth upgrade. Russia’s economy has…

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U.S. Leading Soft Landing for Global Economy

U.S. Leading Soft Landing for Global Economy

The world enters 2024 with optimism as global inflation eases and growth remains more robust than many forecasters had expected. But one country stands out for its surprising strength: the United States. After a sharp rise in prices rocked the world in 2021 and 2022 – fueled by pandemic-related supply chain failures and then by…

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