Labor Shortage Complicates Changes in China’s Factories
NEWS ANALYSIS Two Sides to Labor in China By KEITH BRADSHER Published: March 30, 2012 RECOMMEND TWITTER LINKEDIN SIGN IN TO E-MAIL PRINT SINGLE PAGE REPRINTS SHARE HONG KONG — The shorter workweeks and higher pay that Apple’s biggest contract manufacturer, Foxconn, has promised would mean fundamental changes to factory work in China — assuming enough workers can be found in the first place.
Studies Say Natural Gas Has Its Own Environmental Problems By TOM ZELLER Jr. Published: April 11, 2011 Recommend Twitter Linkedin Sign In to E-Mail Print Single Page Reprints Share Natural gas, with its reputation as a linchpin in the effort to wean the nation off dirtier fossil fuels and reduce global warming, may not be as clean over all as its proponents say.
Generation X in a Time Capsule David Markey Sonic Youth, from left: Lee Ranaldo, Thurston Moore, Kim Gordon and Steve Shelley. By MARC SPITZ Published: September 23, 2011 RECOMMEND TWITTER LINKEDIN SIGN IN TO E-MAIL PRINT REPRINTS SHARE EVERY generation gets the rock documentary it deserves. As he followed the young Bob Dylan in 1965, D. A. Pennebaker captured a singer-songwriter in transition from boyish folkie to wary, druggy and dandified rebel in “Don’t Look B...