In 1970 General Motors sold 39% of new cars in the US, Ford 28%, and Chrysler 15%; the US “big three” sold 8 out of 10 new cars. At the same time Japanese cars were seen as a joke by the executives of those companies, who could not envisage Japanese car manufactures as a threat…
The United Nations International Panel on Climate Change (UN IPCC) reports assume that the human-driven increases in global average surface temperatures…
The current situation has many echoes of the 2008-2010 period; a financial crash and a deep recession followed by a faltering recovery (outside China…
I fully believe that to understand the present we must understand the past. That past is not a determinant of the present but tends to act as a…
The three biggest car markets (including light vehicles) in the world are China (19.7 million sales in 2020), the USA (14.5 million sales in 2020), and…
In the 1700s the scientific revolution facilitated the escape of Western societies from the medieval metaphysics of religion. Knowledge would be based…
A much over-used cliché is that the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result, but it does so…
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