At a Crossroad?

Hegland, Donald
May 2008
Assembly;May2008, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p6
The author reflects on the strike of the United Auto Workers union (UAW) at American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings Inc. over proposed pay cuts. He cites the move of the firm to give its chief executive officer (CEO) Richard E. Dauch a 9.6% pay increase and stock and options valued at $4.4 million while demanding pay cuts from rank and file. He notes the possibility that the status of the North American automobile industry will change, depending of the duration of the strike.


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