Industrial Engineer Engineering and Management Solutions at Work

May 2013    |    Volume: 45    |    Number: 5

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Management by Paul Engle

Industrial Engineer's monthly column about engineering management (May 2013) 

Coming back home

Many companies exported production to Asia and Eastern Europe during the past 30 years because those regions offered lower production costs. Now, some companies are bringing their manufacturing back to U.S. shores. What has changed?


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