Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Boeing 737 Crashes Raise Tough Questions on Aircraft Automation

(Bloomberg) -- Tom Enders just couldn’t resist the swipe at the competition. It was June 2011, and the chief executive officer of Airbus SE was...
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Digital deputies: Machines and humans must team up for the most...

There can be no doubt that the Fourth Industrial Revolution has ushered in a flood of benefits via digital transformation. Organisations now engage citizens...
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Inside India’s Colossal, Colorful, Tough-to-Predict Election

(Bloomberg) -- It’s election season in India. The South Asian nation is preparing to hold general elections in April and May, in which about 900...
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The Real Threat to Your Children Isn’t Momo: Leonid Bershidsky

The “Momo challenge,” the latest iteration of the remarkably persistent teen suicide game scare, is a hoax born of parents’ media illiteracy and anxiety...
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Beware of Economic Ideas Born Outside Ivory Tower

(Bloomberg Opinion) -- How can you know if a macroeconomic theory is a good one? The answer is that it’s surprisingly hard. Because macroeconomics doesn’t...
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Britain’s Politics Enters the Meltdown Phase: Therese Raphael

(Bloomberg Opinion) -- Theresa May promised lawmakers as many as three votes on Brexit this week, but it was the first that counted most. On...
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Against the grain

Salman Hussain Al Lawati, Executive Director at Bin Salman Investment, believes that business sustainability is more important than having family members on executive seats An...
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Engaging a multi-generational workforce

Employees of today need to believe in the company’s vision and feel connected to it. They need to find some purpose in the work...
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Free fall of emerging market currencies – by Matein Khalid

Emerging market currencies, now trading at their weakest level since the Bernanke Fed’s “taper tantrum” in May 2013, face multiple risks in the last...
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Don’t Expect Robots to Take Away Everyone’s Job: Noah Smith

How many jobs are vulnerable to automation? Plenty of people ask that question, and plenty of people try to give numerical answers. A recent...
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