Podcast: Howes on Ford’s big reckoning

Daniel Howes
The Detroit News
Daniel Howes' Weekend Essay: Ford's big financial reckoning.

Detroit News Columnist Daniel Howes and Michigan Radio are partners in weekly essays examining what's hot in Michigan business and politics – and what it all means. This week, Howes says Ford Motor Co. is careening to yet another financial reckoning. A big reason: rigid engineering and financial processes contributed to product misses around the world – from China and India to Europe and even right here in the the good ol’ U.S. of A.