TITLE

The wheel of fortune

AUTHOR(S)
Hage, David
PUB. DATE
May 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;5/9/94, Vol. 116 Issue 18, p51
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines how America's Southwest is coping with economic twists and turns. Whole communities that became ghost towns after the collapse of world petroleum prices in 1986; Diversification after the oil industry's boom-bust cycle; Cost-cutting at Compaq Computer, Continental Airlines, and J.C. Penney Co.
ACCESSION #
9405047618

 

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