Forbes, Steve
November 2008
Forbes Asia;11/10/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 19, p18
The article focuses on the efforts being employed by governments to recover from the 2008 financial crisis. The global economy is expected to pick up by the spring of 2009 but depends on the political aftermath. The U.S. federal government is bailing out banks and the U.S.Congress recently voted for loan guarantees to help Detroit, Michigan, based automakers. Political activists are advocating tighter emissions curbs or mandating costly health insurance coverage and restrict corporate pay.


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