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09-17-2010 / 05:04 AM

When Airbus and Boeing gave their interpretation of the WTO ruling on European Airbus subsidies on June 30th, 2010 , it was hard to believe that they were talking about the same document. I bet you [...] more

09-13-2010 / 03:58 PM

A couple of days ago Lufthansa CEO Wolgfang Mayrhuber used an interview in Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung to complain about unfair competition from by Emirates & friends. Whenever European [...] more

07-17-2010 / 01:32 PM

An article in today's Süddeutsche Zeitung examines how the Chinese are forcing foreign investors to transfer technology. The pattern is always the same. When the Chinese don't understand a particular [...] more

07-11-2010 / 11:43 AM

In 1902, when a cash-strapped Kaiser Wilhelm II needed money to finance the imperial navy and to build what we now known as the Kiel Canal, his officials came up with the idea of taxing Champagne and [...] more

07-09-2010 / 04:41 PM

We are attached to our prejudices, particularly those about Airbus. All of the news coverage of the Pentagon's tender for tanker jets followed a similar line: Airbus won the contract in the first [...] more