Letter From The Editor
- Bad News, Good News, Better News. Weimer, George // Material Handling Management;Dec2001, Vol. 56 Issue 13, p24
Talks about the effect of the September 11, 2001 event on the economy in the U.S. Percentage of increase in productivity of the non-farm business sector from July to September quarter; Problems faced by the country after the event; Effect of the use of vision-guide robotics on the productivity...
- LODGING INDUSTRY In Deep Slumber. Bell, John // Mortgage Banking;Jan2002, Vol. 62 Issue 4, p50
Assesses the situation of the hospitality industry in the United States as of January 2002. Impact of the terrorist attacks in September 2001; Overview of marketing efforts employed by the industry; Outlook for economic recovery.
- From New Economy to War Economy. Baker, Dean // Dollars & Sense;Nov/Dec2001, Issue 238, p7
Talks about the economy in the United States (U.S.) following the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Consequences of the stock market performance; How the collapse in consumption and investment demand could have been prevented; Effective way to keep people in the U.S. and in other countries...
- Don't be hasty proclaiming recession's arrival. Sperling, Gene // Inside Tucson Business;9/17/2001, Vol. 11 Issue 25, p5
Discusses factors that need to be considered before declaring that the United States economy is headed into a recession in the wake of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Test of consumer confidence; Improvements in the nation's productivity; Low unemployment rate; Ways in which the acts...
- Bear Market Madness. Odeku, Ladi // Financial Planning;Feb2002, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p113
Evaluates the impact of the recession in the U.S. in 2001 on the performance of several mutual funds. Contribution of the terrorist attacks in September to the bear market; Assessment of the performance of equity funds; Attitude of investors toward corporate investment-grade bond funds; Lessons...
- Retelling personal stories is part of healing process. Applegate, Jane // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);10/5/2001, Vol. 48 Issue 41, p37A
Presents experiences of the author of September 11, 2001 when terrorists attacked the U.S. World Trade Center and discusses its impact on jobs and business in U.S. Grief felt by relatives and family members of those who died in the incident; Total number of people who died in the attack; Impact...
- Ripple Effects of 9-11 Spread Far Beyond New York. McDonald, Michael; McKaig, Ryan; Braun, Martin Z.; Peacock, Wayne; Vadum, Matthew; Vekshin, Alison // Bond Buyer;2/11/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31322, p4A
Focuses on the impact of September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the U.S. Effect on the financial services industry of the New York; Effect on the tourism industry of the New York City; Unemployment and other social problems that may arise; Slump in the stock market.
- U.S. economy bounced back from Sept. 11 faster than expected. Hoxter, Curtis J. // Caribbean Business;3/14/2002, Vol. 30 Issue 11, p12
Reports on the economic recovery activities in the U.S. after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack. Percentage growth rate in fourth quarter of 2001; Increase in estimate of consumer and government spending.
- Economic Impact of the Terrorist Attacks of September 11, 2001. Virgo, John M. // Atlantic Economic Journal;Dec2001, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p353
Discusses the economic impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the U.S. Assessment of the economic status of the U.S. prior to the terrorist attacks; Factor which contributed to the decline in the Consumer Confidence Index; Objective of the Federal Reserve in its decision to cut...