TITLE

FALLING FORTUNES

AUTHOR(S)
Saphir, Ann
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Crain's Chicago Business;3/2/2009, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the effect of economic crises on wealthy Chicagoans due to the slowdown in the stock market in the U.S. It states that losses of billions of dollars have hurt the portfolios of establishment families like the Pritzkers and Crowns, as well as the self-made fortunes of entrepreneurs like Joseph Mansueto and John Calamos. The Pritzker family is in the process of splitting up a $20-billion fortune, while stakes of the Crown family have dropped to $2.1 billion.
ACCESSION #
37558865

 

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