Keep the factory or go abroad?

This topic is on people’s minds. What will happen with trade relations, taxes and immigration?

In Beth Macy’s first book, Factory Man, furniture maker John Bassett III refuses to move his factories offshore when cheap Chinese imports decimate his furniture sales. His smart thinking saves hundreds of jobs—and the entire town of Bassett, Virginia.
 
Join us for this relevant conversation on Monday, Feb. 27th at the City Opera House
John Bacon will be the guest host. He’s a TC favorite and has written eight books, including three bestsellers on college football.
 
Did you know Tom Hanks loved Factory Man?  He tweeted, “Great summer reading. I give it 42 stars. No, I give it 142 stars. Yeah, it’s THAT good. Hans.”

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Macy’s latest book is called Truevine. Anne Stanton describes Macy’s work to the Record Eagle. Click here for full article