TechSpin: Where Was the Business Press?

Dreyfuss, Joel
September 2008
Red Herring;9/19/2008, p9
Trade Publication
The author comments on the performance of the financial media. He states that when his colleague Andrew Serwer was talking about the sub-prime crisis on television, he pondered upon the contribution of the business press in addressing the issue. He thinks that some experts tend to defer to experts for analysis on business issues. He mentions that after the so-called dot-com crash of 2000, many news firms became strict to their rules about quoting analysts.


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