What Would Henry Think Of Ford Abandoning Cars? He’d Love It, He Liked A...

It's not quite true that Ford Motor Corporation is abandoning the making of cars, rather, they're going to make and sell very few saloons...

Steinhoff Sued By Christo Wiese – But, But, Why?

If you were the Chairman of a firm that was spiralling into the deep doo doo why would you then sue it for £3.5...

Jeff Bezos Will Be Pissed – Amazon’s Profits Double

Or perhaps Jeff Bezos won't be annoyed. For Amazon is one of the few companies out there where reported profits are near entirely under...

Lampert Offers To Buy Kenmore, Other Brands, From His Own Sears

Eddie Lampert is offering us all a master class in how to dismember a company. Sears Holdings, where he and his hedge funds are...

Airline Safety Takes Center Stage – In Full Make-Up

This week, a passenger jet at 30,000 feet had an engine fail. One of the blades of the fan that rams air into the...

Consumers Are Not Protected

The U.S. Treasury regulates banks. There are also agencies to regulate all those non-bank things — savings-and-loans (building societies) and depositor-owned credit unions —...

The Value Of Internships

Some commentators falsely suppose that unpaid internships are no more than exploitation of free labour.  They suggest that interns working for no money deprive...

SpaceX And Tesla – Electric Cars Are Much Easier To Build Than Rockets, Just...

So, why is it that SpaceX can be ahead of the pack and cheaper, while the clearly easier task of building electric cars is...

If You Don’t Like Working For Google Then Don’t Work For Google, Surely?

Various - some 3,000 in fact - employees at Google seem to have missed Capitalism 101. The basic lesson of which is that it...

The Telegraph’s Wrong About Martin Sorrell’s Pay Package

There are allegations, allegations being investigated, about Sir Martin Sorrell's possible misuse of corporate assets and also his personal behaviour. No, we don't know...