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Really strong argument for German-style codetermination, the effectiveness probably varies across industries, but Airlines seem like a reasonable starting point.
The whole thread is great, one highlight: EVs were 13% of the global passenger car market in the first half of 2022. Average range is increasing quickly, and battery manufacturing capacity is through the roof.
• Thread of predictions made in 1923 about 2023. Or you could check out this 2014 prediction of 2023 from the X-men franchise.
• Thread by Krugman summarizing a point made by Blanchard about inflation. TL;DR: inflation is an iterative sequence of price increases that need to be stopped somehow, central banks aren't actually the most efficient way to do it, but nothing else works as reliably.