As additive manufacturing (AM) becomes prevalent, organizations looking for more AM value opportunities must go beyond installing machinery to developing enabling capabilities such as talent, quality assurance, and organization redesign. Companies that have found such value share their stories.Read
Asia Pacific Economic Outlook, Q1 2017
This edition gives the near-term economic outlook for Australia, Indonesia, Singapore, and South Korea. Though Australia and South Korea registered growth over the last few quarters, external and internal factors may impede future growth. Singapore, faced with slowing economic growth, is revamping. In Indonesia, the central bank is likely to halt its easing spree, until the Fed’s stance on interest rates and the new US government’s policies are clearer.View
The term Industry 4.0 encompasses a promise of a new industrial revolution—one that marries advanced manufacturing techniques with the Internet of Things to create manufacturing systems that are not only interconnected, but communicate, analyze, and use information to drive further intelligent action back in the physical world.View
Nudging New Mexico Kindling compliance among unemployment claimants
Deterring small-scale fraud, such as by those who file exaggerated weekly unemployment reports, often requires more resources than the effort is worth. Watch how applying concepts from behavioral economics can induce more desired behavior.