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- Elusive rebound is ever just ahead. Francis, David R. // Christian Science Monitor;8/20/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 186, p1
Discusses the outlook for the recovery of the United States economy as of August 20, 2001. Decrease in interest rates by the U.S. Federal Reserve Board; Outlook for consumer confidence; Decision of companies to lay off employees.
- A question of confidence. Zuckerman, Mortimer B. // U.S. News & World Report;05/21/2001, Vol. 130 Issue 20, p72
Editorial. Comments on the United States economy as of May 21, 2001. Questions regarding the causes of the economic downturn; The stability of consumer spending; The possibility that the US may enter a recession; View that people look to the United States Federal Reserve to save the economy;...
- Fed to the rescue--but in time? Francis, David R. // Christian Science Monitor;1/5/2000, Vol. 93 Issue 29, p1
Discusses the decrease in interest rates by the United States Federal Reserve Board. Efforts to slow the rate at which the U.S. economy is slowing; Projected effect of the cut on the stock market and consumer spending; Idea that the cut may be insufficient to deal with the slowing economy.
- How the bottom fell out of US economy so quickly. Francis, David R. // Christian Science Monitor;1/25/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 42, p2
Discusses the reasons for the economic downturn in the United States. Possible reasons, including activity of the stock market, and the law of supply and demand across industries; Efforts of the United States Federal Reserve Board to deal with the downturn.
- On the Economy. Thredgold, Jeff // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;04/10/2000, Vol. 29 Issue 42, p29
Focuses on the status of the United States economy as of April 10, 2000. Factors behind the volatility of the stock market; Concerns of Federal Reserve Board Chairman Alan Greenspan over the upward surge in stock prices; Estimated economic growth of the country in the fourth quarter of 1999.
- A rendezvous with recession? Scherer, Ron // Christian Science Monitor;9/2/98, Vol. 90 Issue 196, p1
Reports that the volatility of the stock market in the United States in late August and early September of 1998 is causing some economic analysts to call for the Federal Reserve Board to lower interest rates. Concerns that the drastic stock market declines presage slowed growth of the US...
- Looking for The Prevailing Wind. Griffin, Jim // Fortune;5/15/2000, Vol. 141 Issue 10, p441
Comments on the condition of the United States economy in 2000. Continuation of economic growth despite anticipation of a slowdown as dictated by sporadic stock market activity; Connections between global and domestic growth; Overall success of the Nasdaq stock market index; Effort of the US...
- Market Rap. Bing, Stanley // Fortune;4/16/2001, Vol. 143 Issue 8, p82
Offers a parody of a rap song by singer Eminem discussing the United States economy and stock prices as of April 16, 2001. Comments regarding the decreased value of stocks in the U.S.; Observations concerning the U.S. Federal Reserve Board.
- Bull run or bear trap? Smith, Anne Kates // U.S. News & World Report;04/30/2001, Vol. 130 Issue 17, p42
Discusses the impact of an interest rate cut by the United States Federal Reserve Board on stock exchanges. Thoughts among financial analysts that the U.S. economy is recovering from a downturn; Impact of high technology industries' financial statements on the stock market; Outlook for the economy.