The office of General Motors Co.’s (GM) new CEO, Dan Akerson, is startlingly tidy. No piles of papers, no crammed bookcases, just a few die-cast model cars lined up on display shelves and a suit rack in a corner with a dark blazer draped over it.
published by William J. Holstein on 23 April 2011 - 1:33pm
APRIL 21--The recession ended in June 2009, nearly two years ago, but Americans are not feeling the recovery that economists promised. The latest polls and gasoline prices of $4 a gallon reinforce that perception. Unemployment is stuck at 8.8 percent.