Monthly Archives: April 2011

asleep at the switch

This morning the Federal Aviation Authority’s head of air traffic control, Mr Hank Krakowski, resigned. He was taking responsibility for the recent incidents in which air traffic controllers were found to have been asleep on the job. The FAA Administrator…

taking on the juggernauts

In Britain some fairly bold moves are afoot for addressing the great social, political and economic problem of the ultra large banks. This morning the Independent Commission on Banking (ICB) released its Interim Report, which lays out a range of…