February 2001
New Republic;02/12/2001, Vol. 224 Issue 7, p12
Presents news briefs related to economic and political conditions in the U.S. Information that the Federal Reserve chairman, Alan Greenspan's job is to react to short-term fluctuations in economic growth and inflation; Information that the Department bureaucracy has been lobbying for years to improve ties with Libya; Report that Palestinian President Yasir Arafat elected to accuse Israel of using depleted uranium weapons in its fascistic operations against the Palestinians; Comment on the influence of violence in the media on human behavior.


Related Articles

  • Expanding the 'credit line' for good economic times. Francis, David R. // Christian Science Monitor;8/21/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 189, p17 

    Discusses the perceptions of who deserves the credit for the economic expansion in the United States in the year 2000. How both major political parties credit themselves; Effect of economic policy on prosperity; Praise for Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the US Federal Reserve; Opinions of...

  • The Tyranny of the Minority.  // Canada & the World Backgrounder;May2000, Vol. 65 Issue 6, p12 

    Describes the attempts of poor nations of the South for recognition by the rich nations of the North. Significance of the speech of Palestinian Labor Organization leader Yasser Arafat before the United Nations General Assembly in 1974; Formation of the Non-Aligned Movement in 1961; New...

  • Economics and Political Survival: The Experience of the Palestinian Leadership Under Yasser Arafat, 1994-2004.  // Melbourne Journal of Politics;2009/2010, Vol. 34, p7 

    The article focuses on the correlation between economic performance and political survival by using the case study of a Palestinian Authority under Yasser Arafat from 1994 to 2004. The article also examines the administration of economic policies in the occupied territories of Palestine and...

  • LOOKING BACK...  // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;10/1/2004, Vol. 48 Issue 40, p2 

    Recalls several events that took place in the Middle East. Development plans of Damascus for Hama in October 1964; Implementation of Egypt's 10-point plan for elections in the West Bank and Gaza in September 1989; Efforts of Palestinian intellectuals to urge President Yasser Arafat to hold a...

  • Acknowledgements.  // Clio Medica;2013, Vol. 93 Issue 1, pix 

    The article acknowledges the work of people and institutions who contributed to the creation and publication of the issue, including the Wellcome Trust and scholars Marc Bekoff and Carolyn Burdett.

  • The Peace Process at Sea: The Karine-A Affair and the War on Terrorism. Satloff, Robert // National Interest;Spring2002, Issue 67, p5 

    Focuses on the interception of the Karine-A, a ship carrying weapons and an undertaking of the Palestinian Authority led by Yasir Arafat and the Islamic Republic of Iran, and its implications to U.S. war policy on terrorism. Background on the ship; Issues posed by the relationship between...

  • Greenspan's optimism boosts market outlook. Berry, John M. // Indianapolis Business Journal;2/16/2004, Vol. 24 Issue 50, p36 

    Reports on the view of U.S. Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan on the economic situation and inflation. Comment on removing the Federal Reserve's policy accommodation; Decline in inflation; Target for overnight interest rates; Outlook for the federal budget.

  • What Alan Foresees. McClenahen, John S.; Purdum, Traci // Industry Week/IW;Sep2002, Vol. 251 Issue 8, p61 

    Reports on the forecasts of Federal Reserve Board Chairman Alan Greenspan for economic growth in the U.S. as of September 2002. Predictions of Greenspan for the growth of gross domestic product; Views of Greenspan on inflation; Opinion of Greenspan on unemployment.

  • Arigato, Alan-San. Wesbury, Brian S. // American Spectator;Jun/Jul2003, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p15 

    Deals with the impact of U.S. Federal Reserve Board Chairman Alan Greenspan's economic views on the U.S. and world economies. Problem with Greenspan's views on inflation and deflation; Cause of the problems facing the U.S. economy; Disadvantage of the plan of the Federal Reserve to inject more...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics