- Economists predict Y2K bug not likely to be deadly. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;11/08/99, Vol. 10 Issue 20, p17
Reports that the Year 2000 computer glitch will not likely cause permanent damage to the United States economy, according to Charles Steindel, senior vice president for the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, and private-sector economists. Disruptions that businesses will face from changed buying...
- ABA's Economist Committee Sees No Threat from Millennium Bug. Van Auken, Cindy // American Banker;6/24/1999, Vol. 164 Issue 120, p2
Cites a prediction by bank economists that the year 2000 computer problem will not have a significant effect on the growth of the United States economy. Confidence in businesses' ability to deliver what customers demand.
- Millennium Bug Easily-Crushed. Dixon, Mary; Coyle, Tom // America's Community Banker;Aug99, Vol. 8 Issue 8, p8
Predicts the survival of the United States economic condition despite the year 2000 date conversion (Y2K) problem. Comment from Wayne Ayers, chief economist at BankBoston; Probable impact of the Y2K to the economy.
- The year 2000 will be felt for many to come. Pegalis, Andrew M.; Schaefer, David L. // Business Insurance;08/10/98, Vol. 32 Issue 32, p13
Focuses on how the year 2000 computer problem will affect businesses in the United States. Number of companies which have experienced operational disruptions because of the problem during 1998; Reference to the Year 200-problem coverage debate; Impact of the problem on the insurance industry.
- Countdown To The Year 2000. Zink, Robert J. // CPA Journal;Dec98, Vol. 68 Issue 12, p13
Focuses on the preparations of companies for the Year 2000 date conversion problem in the United States. Factors affecting the company's problem; Applications that may be affected.
- Companies spend heavily on Y2K remedies. // Corporate Board;Jul/Aug99, Vol. 20 Issue 117, p28
Focuses on the amount of corporate spending by corporations in the United States for providing solutions to the year 2000 computer date conversion (Y2K) issue. Names of American companies with the highest Y2K spendings.
- Y2K's human side? They made the problem! // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);02/19/99, Vol. 46 Issue 8, p5A
Reports on the results of a survey among American companies which assigned special Year 2000 date conversion teams to counter computer problems when the millennium arrives in January 1, 2000.
- The year 2000 last-ditch response: Systemic triage. De Jager, Peter // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;07/06/98, Vol. 204 Issue 10, p15
Offers advice for business enterprises in the United States on how to minimize the effects of the year 2000 computing crisis. Need to identify systems at risk; Considerations in rewriting systems; Tips on selecting software to fix accounting systems. INSET: This is only a test; next time it's...
- Ready for tomorrow. Fitzgerald, Kate // Crain's Chicago Business;01/24/2000, Vol. 23 Issue 4, pSR1
Focuses on the reasons why some firms in the United States are keeping Year 2000 date conversion committees intact. Perpetuation of the discipline of Y2K preparation; Catalyst for business; Communication breakthroughs.