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Economy: Japan / Auto Export Restrictions / United States Auto Workers #323590

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 10, 1989
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Japan reported announcing restrictions on autos exported to US. Report introduced

(Flat Rock, Michigan: Frank Currier) United States car mfrs. reported experiencing rise in sales. [Auto dealer Norman EDELSTEIN - says people are buying more American cars.] Impact of new United States auto industry management and marketing strategies upon workers discussed. [WORKERS - comment on job stress.] [Worker Gary MAJOR - says he doesn't like changes.] Japanese management techniques discussed. [WORKERS - say they don't like team concept.] [Labor economy Harley SHAIKEN - comments on situation.] Workers noted challenging UAW's cooperation with car mfrs. [WORKER, Ford vice president Peter PESTILLO, UAW (United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America) vice president Stephen YOKICH - comment on situation.] UAW (United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America) president Owen Bieber quoted re: team concept. [Ex-UAW president Doug. FRASER - says workers must accept system.]

Currier, Frank;
Rather, Dan

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