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- Factoring Terrorism into The Economic Equation. Marsh, Robert W. // Paper, Film & Foil Converter;Jan2002, Vol. 76 Issue 1, p34
Discusses the impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the U.S. on business forecasting. Details on the views of Robert Fry, an economist from DuPont, regarding the effect of the terrorism on productivity; Business loss of the travel and tourism industry; Decline in the shipments...
- Advance 3Q GDP Falls 0.4%. Vekshin, Alison // Bond Buyer;11/1/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31256, p2
Reports on the decline of gross domestic product in the U.S. as of the third quarter of 2001. Rate of decline; Influence of the September 11 terrorist attacks on the decline GDP.
- Economic Trends. Ratajcak, Donald // Journal of Financial Service Professionals;Jan2002, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p13
Deals with the economic and investment implications of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks against the United States. Rebound of consumer spending; Downward shift in leisure travel; Ability of the banking system to handle any acceleration in bad loans; Slowdown in the rate of decline in...
- Investments. Schnusenberg, Oliver // Journal of Financial Service Professionals;Jan2002, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p31
Analyzes the economic data and the aggregate stock market performance since the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks against the United States. Indicators that the U.S. was on the brink of recession prior to the terrorist attacks; Rise in level of uncertainty; Psychological implications of a...
- Economy hits turning point. Strempel, Dan // Fairfield County Business Journal;3/4/2002, Vol. 41 Issue 9, p3
Reports on economist Edward Deak's views on the state of the U.S. economy following the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. Prospects for an economic recovery; Movements of economic indicators of interest to businesspeople; Unemployment rate.
- 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.
- The Economy in 2002: Recession or Recovery? Woodward, Douglas P.; Schunk, Donald L. // Business & Economic Review;Jan-Mar2002, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p3
Focuses on the impact of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attack on the economy of the United States. Role of consumer spending in war economy; Importance of private sector investment, new construction and solid housing demand; Relationship between net foreign trade and tourism.
- SENTIMENT SNAPSHOT. // Dow Theory Forecasts;9/24/2001, Vol. 57 Issue 39, p7
Reports the impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the economy and the stock market of the United States. Promotion of interest-rate cut to boost the confidence of investors; Forecasts by economists for an economic growth; Instability of the stock market.
- After the gold rush. Francis, David R. // Christian Science Monitor;12/24/2001, Vol. 94 Issue 22, p11
Focuses on the recession facing the United States economy in 2001 after the record-setting expansion of the 1990s. Impact of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 on consumer gloom; Way that it is an unusual recession; Efforts of the Federal Reserve and Congress to rescue the economy;...
- ECONOMY. // U.S. Country Profile;2006, p12
The article focuses on the economic history of the U.S. The economic growth of the country declined to 0.8% during 2001, down from 3.7% the previous year. The economy improved in 2002 after a brief recession caused by the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Several factors contributed to the...