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The Roots of Turbulence

Amy L. Fraher

in The Next Crash: How Short-Term Profit Seeking Trumps Airline Safety

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452857
eISBN:
9780801470493
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452857.003.0003
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR

This chapter traces the roots of safety-related problems in the U.S. airline industry. It provides a historical background on air traffic control and highlights the power struggle between pilot ... More


The (Not So) Secret Secrets

Amy L. Fraher

in The Next Crash: How Short-Term Profit Seeking Trumps Airline Safety

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452857
eISBN:
9780801470493
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452857.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR

This chapter examines the secret deals behind the airline industry's financial wins and losses in the post-9/11 period. It considers the radical changes that occurred in the aviation industry after ... More


Globalisation and Trade Union Strategy: Evidence from the International Civil Aviation Industry

Paul Blyton, Miguel Martínez Lucio, John McGurk, and Peter Turnbull (eds)

in Labour and Globalisation: Results and Prospects

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853238171
eISBN:
9781846313431
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853238171.003.0013
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines emerging trade union strategies within the international civil aviation industry. It analyses the process of globalisation in the international civil aviation industry, and ... More


The Next Crash: How Short-Term Profit Seeking Trumps Airline Safety

Amy L. Fraher

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452857
eISBN:
9780801470493
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452857.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR

This book offers a shocking perspective on the American aviation industry by a former United Airlines pilot. Weaving insider knowledge with hundreds of employee interviews, the book uncovers the ... More


The Journey of Ethiopian Airlines: Technological Learning and Catch-up in Aviation

Arkebe Oqubay and Taffere Tesfachew

in How Nations Learn: Technological Learning, Industrial Policy, and Catch-up

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780198841760
eISBN:
9780191877155
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198841760.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Despite sceptics who believed Ethiopia lacked the comparative advantage to adopt the latest aviation technologies, Ethiopian Airlines (EAL) has in the past seven decades narrowed the gap between ... More


Prologue: Falling

Amy L. Fraher

in The Next Crash: How Short-Term Profit Seeking Trumps Airline Safety

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452857
eISBN:
9780801470493
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452857.003.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR

This book examines what happened within America's airline industry after the terrorist attacks of September 2001. Written more than a decade after 9/11, the book seeks to reconceptualize the idea of ... More


Between technodialogism and cosmic idealism

Katia Pizzi

in Italian Futurism and the Machine

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780719097096
eISBN:
9781526146694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526121219.00013
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Through an examination of ‘arte meccanica’ and the ‘spiritual’ machine, this chapter marks the transition to a later development: aerofuturismo. In concert with Fascist postwar investment in the ... More


Introductory Note: The WTO Dispute Settlement System in 2017

Joanna Gomula

in The Global Community Yearbook of International Law and Jurisprudence 2018

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780190072506
eISBN:
9780190072520
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190072506.003.0022
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

In 2017 panel and Appellate Body reports were adopted in nine disputes. The disputes concerned alleged violations under the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade of 1994 (GATT 1994), the Agreement ... More


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