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Detroit back from the brink? auto industry crisis and restructuring 2008–11


  • Thomas H. Klier
  • James M. Rubenstein


While it is hard to say how much of the current auto sector recovery is attributable to government intervention, the ensuing restructuring of the Detroit Three has substantially changed the industry in the U.S.

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  • Thomas H. Klier & James M. Rubenstein, 2012. "Detroit back from the brink? auto industry crisis and restructuring 2008–11," Economic Perspectives, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, issue Q II, pages 35-54.
  • Handle: RePEc:fip:fedhep:y:2012:i:qii:p:35-54:n:v.36no.2

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    1. Michael D. Hurd & Susann Rohwedder, 2010. "Effects of the Financial Crisis and Great Recession on American Households," Working Papers WR-810, RAND Corporation.
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