Ford Will Build Electric Cars in Mexico, Shifting Its Plan

The move will take advantage of lower costs and clear the way for a new Michigan plant to make driverless vehicles instead, which Ford said would mean even more jobs.

Fact Check: Trump’s ‘Tremendous Success’ Abroad Is Overstated

President Trump recapped 10 months of his foreign policy in a speech on Wednesday that contained several inaccurate claims.

Fact Check: Examining Trump’s Asia Deals That He Says Are Worth Billions

Abroad this week, President Trump said he struck deals with China, Japan and South Korea — citing earlier agreements and relying on wishful thinking.

G.M. Workers Strike in Canada as Mexico Jobs Raise Tension

By IAN AUSTEN September 18, 2017 OTTAWA — Workers at a General Motors assembly plant in Ontario went on strike late Sunday as union leaders reported an impasse in talks to keep Canadian jobs from moving to Mexico. It is the first strike at a Canadian...

Economic View: Pressure From Trump May Delay a Factory’s Exit, but It Won’t Stop It

January 27, 2017 Economic View By JUSTIN WOLFERS Even if President Trump’s industrial-policy-by-Twitter-post fails over the long run to create jobs or prevent companies from moving offshore, there’s a good chance that it will appear, at first, to be a...