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Applied Economics in US Manufacturing

The Applied Economics Office is actively engaged in developing research, tools, and methods for advancing US manufacturing competitiveness. The products of this work are presented below. Some items, such as tools and methods, are targeted toward manufacturers while others are targeted toward change agents such as trade organizations and public research facilities.

Assembly Plant
Photo Credit: The Chrysler 200 Factory Tour, an interactive online experience using Google Maps Business View technology, takes consumers inside the new 5-million-square-foot Sterling Heights Assembly Plant for a behind-the-scenes peek at how the 2015 Chrysler 200 is built.

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Software Tools for Manufacturing
Economic Methods for Manufacturing
Annual Review of US Manufacturing

Studies and Research                

Studies and Research in Mfg

Supply Chain Studies

Additive Manufacturing

Machinery Maintenance

Model Based Enterprise

Cybercrime Losses to Industry



Created March 11, 2019, Updated November 7, 2023