TITLE

Thud

AUTHOR(S)
Cramer, James
PUB. DATE
May 2000
SOURCE
New Republic;05/01/2000, Vol. 222 Issue 18, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers reasons for the drastic stock market decline in the U.S. Commentary on the unregulated nature of investors and the downplay of the stock market crash in the media; Theory that the crash was triggered by an excess of equity that had no place to go; Speculation that the failing of Internet stocks after last year's Christmas was contributed by the instability of the market; Impact of the consumer demand stimulated by the stock market on inflation.
ACCESSION #
3014780

 

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