TITLE

THE FORBES 400

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Matthew; Serafin, Tatiana
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;10/16/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 17, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article cites the richest businesspeople in the U.S. The collective net worth of the wealthiest in the U.S. climbed from $120 billion to $1.25 trillion in 2006. Developer John P. Manning used political savvy to build a $1.1 billion fortune in part by brokering low-income housing projects. The biggest dollar gainer in 2006 is casino mogul Sheldon Adelson. His casino operation in Macau helped give his net worth a $9 billion boost.
ACCESSION #
22893756

 

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