Tag: Toyota

The Texas Toyota Project and the Price of Jobs

I came across an interesting article in the WSJ recently about the “incentive” package Texas recently gave to Toyota in order to move its U.S. headquarters to the state The State, notes the article, put together a comprehensive set of financial incentives to make the giant automaker leave California: Texas offered Toyota $40 million to move, part

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FT: Toyota Cuts Production Headed to China

FT notes today that Toyota is cutting volumes headed into China due to unrest:   “Toyota Motor is cutting production of vehicles for the Chinese market in a sign of the deepening economic impact of anti-Japanese demonstrations that swept the country this month. The carmaker’s decision underscores the risk of lasting fallout for businesses from the maritime

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