The following video is part of our Motley Fool Exclusive Interview series.

In today's edition, Fool.com analyst Austin Smith interviews acclaimed author and New York Times columnist Charles Duhigg about his recent book, The Power of Habit, and the iEconomy series he's authored for The New York Times.

Through his investigative work, Charles Duhigg has help cast a light on the contentious manufacturing juggernaut Foxconn. Say what you will about its labor conditions -- what the company has been able to achieve is incredible, and Charles Duhigg explains how they do it.

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