Faculty Publications

Title

The People That Volkswagen Are Forgetting About

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

1-19-2016

Abstract

Trouble Again…

Volkswagen is in the news again and not for the best of reasons. Headlines speak of the ‘flubbed apology tour’ of the new CEO, Matthias Mueller, who recently declared in an interview with National Public Radio (NPR) at the Detroit Auto show that, while the company’s actions may have ‘let down’ customers, regulators and the public, Volkswagen did not lie or mislead U.S. officials.