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    • Why GM Matters

    • Inside the Race to Transform an American Icon
    • By: William J. Holstein
    • Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki
    • Length: 9 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In November, GM CEO Rick Wagoner appeared before Congress to ask for $25 billion to bail out the struggling Big Three automakers. To critics like Thomas Freidman and Mitt Romney, it was a sign that the American auto industry should be led out to pasture; if the Japanese are better at making cars, they said, then we should let them do it. To defenders, the loss of the country's largest manufacturing sector would be an incomprehensible disaster.

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    • Boring

    • By Ray on 12-08-09

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Next American Economy

    • Blueprint for a Real Recovery
    • By: William J. Holstein
    • Narrated by: Kevin Pierce
    • Length: 7 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
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    At a time when debate is raging about how to create jobs and revive the American economy, veteran business writer William J. Holstein argues that the best way for us to recover our economic footing is to do what Americans do best - innovate and create new industries. Contrary to the perception that the American economy has run out of inspiration and new ideas, Holstein uses compelling case studies to celebrate the innovation and business success being experienced in many industries....

    Regular price: $19.95