Freakonomics Radio

357. Can an Industrial Giant Become a Tech Darling?

Nov. 8, 2018

The Ford Motor Company is ditching its legacy sedans, doubling down on trucks, and trying to steer its stock price out of a long skid. But C.E.O. Jim Hackett has even bigger plans: to turn a century-old automaker into the nucleus of a “transportation operating system.” Is Hackett just whistling past the graveyard, or does he see what others can’t? neither hosts nor alters podcast files. All content © its respective owners.