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This is part of IEEE Spectrum's special report: Critical Challenges 2002: Technology Takes On All happy families resemble one another, but each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way." So runs the famous first sentence of Anna Karenina. With but a little poetic license, one … [Read more...] about How to Make Deregulation Work
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