High-level causes of the 737 MAX debacle, and how MCAS got certified.
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Boeing Crapfication: 737 MAX Play-by-Play, Regulatory Capture, and When Will CEO Muilenburg Become the Sacrificial Victim?
Today’s Water Cooler: Trade and heavy machinery, Houston chemical fire, plate tectonics and ice ages, superbugs in space, Iowa manure, Midwest flooding, PG&E and fire, college deans on corruption, advertising in space
Posted by Yves Smith at 6:55 am |
How China is cuttting into America’s technology advantage, and how the US can respond.
Another Theresa May Faceplant as the Brexit Clock Ticks: Speaker Bercow Nixes Another Meaningful Vote in Current Session [Updated]
Brexit demonstrates the saying, “Things look the darkest before they go completely black.”
Chronicling and debunking more scurrilous attacks against MMT.
Todays Water Cooler: Open thread.
A report from Colonel Smithers.
Rather than an electronic ecosystem of information, the nation’s thousands of EHRs largely remain a sprawling, disconnected patchwork. Moreover, the effort has handcuffed health providers to technology they mostly can’t stand and has enriched and empowered the $13-billion-a-year industry that sells it.
Even by the low standards of necessity-driven bank mergers, the proposed tie up of Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank looks particularly dodgy.
The middle class used to be the bedrock of American institutions. Now its members are coping with an uncertain future.
Please react to some ideas for meetups!
Posted by Yves Smith at 2:45 am |
Can Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Be Trusted To Turn Facebook into a “Privacy-Focused Communications Platform?”
Spoiler alert: No.