November 1991
New Scientist;11/9/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1794, p88
Discusses various issues relating to the scientific field and other related issues in Great Britain. Reaction of bankers to an inquiry by the Director-General of Fair Trading into bank's treatment of the owners of small businesses; Survey findings that British executives do not like business travel; Advice on the building of communication networks from Andrew Lippmann, professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.


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