News IN Brief: Beige Book Report: Economy Is Sluggish
- Interpreting the Confidence Surveys. Edlin, Bob // New Zealand Forest Industries;Nov2001, Vol. 32 Issue 11, p31
Focuses on the impact of the terrorist attacks on the economy of Australia and New Zealand. Reduction of growth expectations; Decline of consumer sentiment index; Uncertainty in confidence survey results.
- Export. Posner, Martin // Credit Management;Jan2002, p20
Reports developments related to economics in Europe. Impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack in the United States to exporters; Success of the visit of exporters to the Caribbean islands; Implications on the introduction of the Euro currency to businesses in the country.
- NEW YORK: Terror Costs. McKaig, Ryan // Bond Buyer;11/5/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31258, p39
Presents a report issued by the New York City Council Speaker Peter Vallone and Finance Committee chairman Herbert Berman detailing the economic impact of September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Projected budget gap for the year 2001; Expected job loss in 2001; Grants to be provided to the City...
- ALASKA: Sept. 11 Impact. Finestone, Deborah // Bond Buyer;1/4/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31297, p27
Focuses on the financial impact of September 11, 2001 terrorists attacks on the U.S. on Alaska. Plans of the state to issue multi million dollars of revenue bonds for airport projects; Impact of the financial crises on the transportation system of the state; Financial recommendations for the state.
- Steady erosion continues. Preece, Howard // Finance Week;9/13/2002, p13
Reports the factors influencing the decline in the world economic outlook. Islamic terror attack on the U.S.; Performance of German economy; Political rivalry between Socialist Chancellor Gerhard SchrÃ¶der and Christian Democrat Edmund Stoiber.
- Sept. 11 and the economy. David, Greg // Crain's New York Business;9/2/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 35, p9
Comments on the economic impact of the terrorist attacks in New York City. Allocation of disaster funds; Responsibility of the population for the city budget deficit; Increase in unemployment rate.
- SAUDI ARABIA. // Middle East Monitor: The Gulf;Oct2002, Vol. 12 Issue 10, p2
Reports economic developments in Saudi Arabia as of October 2002. Accusations on the involvement of politicians and business leaders in involvement to terrorist attacks; Projection of economic progress from the strength of oil prices; Impact of telecom laws issued by the Saudi Communications...
- Infrastructure Threats and Challenges Before and After September 11, 2001. // PA Times;Dec2001, Vol. 24 Issue 12, p4
Focuses on the threats and challenges in infrastructure before and after the September 11 terrorist attack in the United States. Formulation of public work programs; Implementation of the Marshall Plan after the World War II; Protection of the national and personal security.
- Companies assess ramifications of Sept. 11. Lainson, Susan; Curry, Kevin // ColoradoBiz;Dec2001, Vol. 28 Issue 12, p48
Assesses the economic ramifications of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the United States. Importance of the intermediate trends of the economy to business strategic planning; Opportunities in security companies; Performance of the electronic-commerce industry.