This report seeks to more clearly define “Crowdsourcing” and develops a clear and internally consistent taxonomy for crowdsourced data that can be used to structure related discussions. Further it describes how agencies may leverage various types of crowdsourced data for transportation system management. Read More>
Six years after the worst recession since the 1930s, the American economy is demonstrating many signs of strengthening, and the auto industry is helping drive that recovery. Despite recent economic hardships, auto manufacturers, suppliers, and dealers employ over 1.5 million people and directly contribute to the creation of another 5.7 million jobs. Read More>
This CAR study demonstrates that the U.S. automotive sector has a large impact throughout the nation and provides support to state and federal governments in the form of taxes and fees collected from sales, employees, drivers, and the auto companies themselves. Read More>
This report examines the critical success factors necessary for continued global automotive investment growth within the southern U.S. automotive manufacturing region. Read More>
This study examined only the costs incurred by U.S. light vehicle dealerships to comply with a group of roughly 60 federal regulations. Read More>
CAR Research Memorandum: The Effect on the U.S. Economy of the Successful Restructuring of General Motors - An Update
This updated memorandum incorporates the U.S. Treasury's estimates of the cost of assisting General Motors and Chrysler. Read More>
Join us as CAR celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Management Briefing Seminars, August 3–6, in Traverse City. MBS 2015 registration is now open. For more information, or to register, visit the MBS home page.
The next meeting of the CAV Working Group will take place on Tuesday, May 5, 2015 from 1-4PM at the Southeast Michigan Transportation Operations Center (SEMTOC), located at the MDOT offices at 1060 West Fort Street, Detroit, MI 48226. Meetings are open to the public.
May 14, 2015
The next Industry Briefing & Affiliate Dinner will take place on May 14. CAR will welcome guest speaker, UAW president Dennis Williams. This year will mark significant contract negotiations between FCA, Ford, GM and the UAW. Williams will share his views on current labor topics and Kristin Dziczek, Director, Industry & Labor Group at CAR will preview the issues to watch with upcoming negotiations. Our agenda will also include an economic outlook with CAR’s Executive Vice President of Research and Chief Economist, Dr. Sean McAlinden.
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