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We are at a whole new scale of complexity and risk confrontation. It is a scale that requires not only a new invention of global and public health, but a new invention of global international political cooperation.
Laurie Garrett
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The transaction is a substantial step in our strategy to reduce group risk and complexity,
John McFarlane
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We essentially started from scratch. It is very realistic to say that for a project of this enormity and complexity, we're now moving at breakneck speed.
Larry Quinn
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These are clearly issues of great complexity, there is no single structure, no single silver bullet that will be a solution to these problems,
Lawrence Summers
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The oil companies will do the best that they can to explain the complexity of bringing oil to the market, explaining the variables of weather disasters and international conflicts and so forth,
John Barker
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My personal feeling is if the complexity becomes difficult for me, I frequently will pass off part of my decision to some trusted adviser or rely on an expert recommendation, ... My husband is more into this than I am. When the decision gets into making trade-offs, I want to make the decision but I may not want to spend the time (learning about the product enhancements). When we were buying PCs in the beginning in the 1980s, it was the same situation: People wanted computers but didn't know what to buy. Everybody in the neighborhood would go to the person who was the expert.
Barbara Kahn
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It's the old idea that the process of evolution is some push in the direction of greater complexity--in particular greater intellectual complexity. In one twig of the tree of life, namely ours, having a big brain happened to have advantages. But that's just what worked for a particular species of primate 5 to 7 million years ago.
Steven Pinker
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I love to work. I love to have complexity.
Mary McDonnell
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Globalization increases the length and complexity in the supply chain. You might be able to buy less expensive goods, but it takes longer to ship the products with less certainty.
Mark Johnson
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Literature is the human activity that takes the fullest and most precise account of variousness, possibility, complexity, and difficulty
Lionel Trilling
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To explore the possibility of creating a visual environment that has an equal degree of complexity and layering to play off the sonic world that he created, that is the boundary that is being pushed, ... We're going to learn a lot from this experience.
Mike Ross
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It's a big step because of the complexity. This will be a nine- to 12-month process just to build this new platform.
Matt Armstrong
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My personal feeling is if the complexity becomes difficult for me, I frequently will pass off part of my decision to some trusted adviser or rely on an expert recommendation.
Barbara Kahn
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Howard Schultz
need to really invest ahead of the growth curve and get underneath the complexity of distributing products effectively and efficiently throughout the country.
Howard Schultz
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The lack of global legislation adds to the complexity of the situation. It's not realistic to have global legislation, but we do need international consistency. One example is 'child abuse' content, which has a different definition in the US than in the UK.
Robin Pembrooke
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[Complexity of products] is a fair concern and it is one that the industry takes seriously. At one end we are looking at products that do multiple things [in response to consumer demand] and at the same time we are trying to simplify them and allow for ease of connectivity and access.
Jeff Joseph
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My concern is that Microsoft has introduced too much complexity, making more difficult the arduous purchase decision process. Microsoft is right to get information out earlier, because evaluating an Office purchase will be much harder for businesses this release cycle compared to Office 2003 or XP.
Joe Wilcox
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There's so much complexity that in a sense the people confused by the benefit are the ones who are the most knowledgeable on Medicare. And for sure, there will be many people who will be confronted with the complexity and, sadly, they will throw their hands up and give up.
Robert Hayes
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Insider corruption explains its bewildering and unfair complexity, and it explains the excessive costs of the program.
Roger Hickey
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Ronald Reagan
we did not appreciate fully enough the depth of the hatred and complexity of the problems that made the Middle East such a jungle In the weeks immediately after the bombing, I believed the last thing we should do was turn tail and leave yet, the irrationality of Middle Eastern politics forced us to rethink our policy there.
Ronald Reagan
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It's unfortunate that the government is playing these kinds of procedural games which are only designed to inject complexity and delay into the process of resolving this case.
Jim Cullinan
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Because of the complexity and difficulty of snow plowing at the high school, the arrangement worked out with the town is we hire a private contractor to do the snow plowing at the high school. It frees up public works to concentrate on the roads and the other five schools.
Frank Connolly
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Delta's new onboard offering is a simplified, value-driven service designed to further reduce the complexity in today's air travel. Our customers asked for more choice, consistency, and convenience, and we are responding.
Paul Matsen
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Due to the changing nature and increasing complexity of both the payment and travel industries, we have decided to name two senior leaders who will manage, in tandem, the two sides of the business for the global customer segment.
Gordon Smith
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The media, pundits and demagogues have all but erased that complexity from the public consciousness.
Stephen Drake
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In this era of mounting complexity with more people, systems and products entwined in a bewildering web of global networks, explaining is an enormously valuable skill.
Thomas Friedman
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Previously, synchronous rectification in resonant half-bridge topologies has not been commercially viable due to the complexity of varying system frequency and low standby power regulations. Here, the IR1167 enables simple SR for a major boost in system efficiency.
Stephen Oliver
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This is a summit with Yeltsin in a post-Yeltsin era. There's the complexity of dealing with a leader that may pass from the scene quickly, even though he doesn't intend to.
Daniel Yergin
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Wireless complexity varies from relatively simple in the case of single service suppliers, particularly in developing markets such as Eastern Europe, to rather more complex in the case of integrated service suppliers in the most advanced markets.
Steven Edwards
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Implementations can take from a day to six months depending on the complexity of the application. Implementation has sometimes been a pain point [for customers] and sometimes not.
Sue Feldman
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