Issues of national pride and homeland security are additional challenges facing an industry grappling with deregulation and consolidation. Increasing pressures to perform forcing
executives to look at how to achieve scale, define business scopes, and manage increasingly complex global networks..
The Battle for Europe's Low-Fare Flyers
Offerings from low-cost carriers, traditional airlines, and charter companies are now converging.
Shoring up Hong Kong's Port
Despite the rise of mainland Chinese competitors, Hong Kong is still the preferred choice of global shippers.
A Streetcar Named Productivity
Bus and train systems habitually run at a loss. But public-transit agencies could lower costs and raise the quality of service by emulating best practices from around the world.