Why Cutting Costs is Expensive: How $9/Hour Software Engineers Cost Boeing Billions

Eric Elliott
Jun 30 · 8 min read
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Boeing Stock Ticker 2 days after the flight 302 crash. The price fell from $422 to $375 in 2 days.

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