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More interesting news from China:

iPhone maker Foxconn International Holdings will no longer pay compensation to families of employees who kill themselves to discourage further suicides

Other than the moral issue, it’s probably nothing less than what to expect in a society that puts value on money over human life. Was loss of life compensation large enough compared to expected full year revenue–did the suicides use NPV worksheets in Excel before they offed themselves?

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