Making L.A.: Manufacturing

Southern California still has more manufacturing jobs that almost any place in country. The biggest industries are tourism and entertainment, but the region is significant when it comes to making stuff like transportation equipment and apparel. Today in our series “Making LA,” we look at the state of making things in Southern California.

Credits

Guests:
Jerry Nickelsburg - economics professor and director of the UCLA Anderson Forecast, Kellie Johnson - President of ACE Clearwater in Torrance., Daniel Perkins - Founder and president of Couch Guitar Straps in Long Beach.

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Matt Holzman, Anna Scott, Jolie Myers, Christian Bordal, Ryan Kailath