Monthly Archives: August 2012

What Engineers Know that Economists May Not

Early on in engineering career I learned an expression that I think has application to the economy although it may not be obvious until one thinks about it.  The expression was “Tell the operator to keep his hands off the controls!”  I … Continue reading

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Socialized Medicine New for U.S.?

An Op Ed piece in the Sunday Tulsa World news paper was headlined “Socialized Medicine is not new for U.S”.  The author, Lane Filler of Newsday, said: “The socialization of health care in the United States didn’t start with Obamacare, or even … Continue reading

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