Slump sets job levels back 14 years

Heikens, Norm
December 2009
Indianapolis Business Journal;12/28/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 44, p3
The article reports that the transportation-related manufacturing jobs experienced massive hits during the economic decline in the year 2009 in Indiana.


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