What Is Detroit? A City, An Industry, An Idea

What Is Detroit? A City, An Industry, An Idea

February 12, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Micheline Maynard, Contributor Joann Muller, Forbes Staff By now, you’ve probably heard these words, spoken in a famous, raspy voice, during Chrysler’s commercial during half time of the Super Bowl. “This isn’t a game. The people of Detroit know a little something about this. They almost lost everything. But we all pulled together. Now, the […]

End of US Housing Slump Likely to Be Long, Painful

March 29, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

Like spring flowers, the “For Sale” signs are sprouting in front yards all over the country. But anxious sellers are facing the most brutal environment in decades, with a slumping economy, falling home prices and rising mortgage foreclosures. And even the faint promise of better days ahead might not come true, given all the headwinds […]