TITLE

My Own Private Enron

AUTHOR(S)
Sloan, Allan
PUB. DATE
February 2002
SOURCE
Newsweek;2/11/2002, Vol. 139 Issue 6, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the author's investment in Global Crossing, the telecommunication firm that went bankrupt. How investors feel after a stock peaks and collapses; The plight of Enron Corp. employees who lost the entire value of their 401(k) plans.
ACCESSION #
6006202

 

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