Book Discussion on Factory Man

Beth Macy talked about her book, Factory Man: How One Furniture Maker Battled Offshoring, Stayed Local - and Helped Save an American Town,… read more

Beth Macy talked about her book, Factory Man: How One Furniture Maker Battled Offshoring, Stayed Local - and Helped Save an American Town, in which she discusses about the Bassett Furniture Company and its decision not to off-shore its production, even though the company faced tremendous competition from China. During this event, Ms. Macy appeared with John Bassett III, the chair of Vaughan-Bassett Company. close

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Book Discussion on Factory Man

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Program ID:
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Public Affairs Event
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Roanoke, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 17, 2014
Last Aired:
Sep 21, 2014

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  • Aug 17, 2014 | 10:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 23, 2014 | 3:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 06, 2014 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 21, 2014 | 5:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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