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Boeing Pricing Spineometer: 3 of 5 Vertebrae

By Tim J. Smith, PhD June 28, 2024

Boeing, global aerospace manufacturer, had a challenging Q1 2024. Revenue fell 7.5% to $16.6 billion but earnings before interest and taxes rose 42% to negative $86 million over the same period last year. A review of Boeing’s April 24 earnings call and associated financial reports provided insight regarding the importance of pricing on performance. Dominating the conversation was the recent door plug failure at their Alaska Airlines customer.  This has led to…

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Industrial Non-Equilibrium Dynamics

By Tim J. Smith, PhD May 30, 2000

Economic transactions and industrial reorganizations are akin to the evolution of a complex system punctuated with periods of equilibrium and non-equilibrium dynamics.…

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