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- chapter 3: Scenario Tests. // Vietnam Business Forecast Report;2006 3rd Quarter, p21
The article reports on the cutting-edge scenario test in which the U.S. will likely to experience a fall in wealth that would result to a worldwide property adjustment including Vietnam.
- The Texas 100. Carroll, Christine // Texas Monthly;Sep92, Vol. 20 Issue 9, p118
Lists the 100 richest people in Texas and profiles three of them: rancher Electra Waggoner Biggs, computer giant Michael Dell and oilman Tex Moncrief. Minimum net worth; Newcomers and departing members; How wealth was determined; Assets; Business life.
- Reversal of fortune? // Corporate Detroit;Sep96, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p6
Reports on wealth distribution in the United States. Reversal of fortunes for the top echelon of the wealthiest strata.
- UK's rich-poor divide indicates global forces at work. // Management Today;Apr95, p16
Reports on the factors affecting the patterns of wealth in Great Britain, according to Schroeder Economics. Results of a research by Joseph Rowntree Foundation; Similarities of the growth patterns between Great Britain and the United States.
- When it comes to defining wealth, intelligentsia wrongly cling to semi-Marxist dogmas about class... Sowell, Thomas // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;3/6/95, Vol. 24 Issue 36, p15
Comments on wealth distribution and the debate about class welfare. Age as the real issue; Largest item of net worth in the United States.
- Keeping score with money. Achenbach, T.M. // Esquire;Jul91, Vol. 116 Issue 1, p19
Reveals how the rich don't think about spending or saving money as much as they use it to keep score. How self-made wealth has much less of a distinction from fortunes that arrived as accidents of birth.
- Fixed reproducible tangible wealth in the United States: Revised estimates for 1990-92 and... Musgrave, John C.; Quick, Heather L. // Survey of Current Business;Sep93, Vol. 73 Issue 9, p61
Presents estimates of fixed reproducible tangible wealth in the United States for the period covering 1989 to 1992. Gross stock of fixed private capital; Current-cost; Constant-cost; Nonresidential; Residential; More.
- Smart spots. Thomas, G. Scott // American Demographics;Aug96 Supplement, Vol. 18, p10
Provides information on the most affluent places in the United States. Sources of affluence; High disposable income; Comments from New York-based Market Statistics senior vice president of sales and marketing Frank Pinizzotto.
- There's a little bit of Marcos in all of us. // Christianity Today;6/13/86, Vol. 30 Issue 9, p16
Editorial. Ferdinand Marcos acquired all of his extraordinary wealth not for the good and useful things it could buy, but for the status and power it symbolizes. While we scorn at his greed and lust of wealth, he is merely the logical conclusionto which striving to rise above others brings. ...
- What gives? Costello, A. // U.S. Catholic;Dec91, Vol. 56 Issue 12, p39
Recounts the author's experience visiting with a wealthy friend. Expensive objects throughout the home; Surprise at the presence of an old beat-up nativity set; Owners' explanation for the seemingly out-of-place item; How it helped regenerate thefamily's spiritual lives.