United States

Wage and productivity data key to manufacturing

Follow these key data points to track the industry's health

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In this two-minute video brief, RSM US Chief Economist Joseph Brusuelas explains why wage growth and productivity are the keys to tracking the health of U.S. manfuacturing. "You just can’t get away from the productivity question, "Brusuelas explains. "That’s got to do with the advanced integration of technology, industrial robotics into the overall production process. As long as that continues, we should continue to see a relatively stout, lean and mean US manufacturing sector." 


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