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- 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.
- 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.
- On the Ropes Again. Keller, Maryann // Automotive Industries;Nov2001, Vol. 181 Issue 11, p16
Focuses on the impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorists attacks in the United States on the automobile industry. Recession suffered by the country; Tax cuts made by the Federal Reserve Board; Market performance of General Motors, Ford, and Chrysler.
- Now the good news for America. Lloyd, John // New Statesman;3/25/2002, Vol. 131 Issue 4580, p12
Reports on the impact of the September 11, 2001 attacks on the economy and social attitudes of the people in the U.S. Percentage of increase in profit of Target store chain in the fourth quarter of 2001; Percentage of increase in manufacturing index in February 2002; Findings of a survey...
- Coming Attractions. O'brien, George // BusinessWest;Dec2001, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p21
Provides an outlook of the tourism industry in western Massachusetts for 2002, after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the U.S. Speculations on the economic recession; Performance of the hospitality industry; Data from the Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism.
- Fewer Friends in Need. McGinn, Daniel; Barrett, Jennifer; Raymond, Joan // Newsweek;12/2/2002, Vol. 140 Issue 23, p40
Focuses on the impact of an economic downturn on the financing of charities in the United States. Effect of a recession and the large amounts of money given to September 11 terrorist attack-related charities on donations to other charities; Decrease in corporate philanthropy; How these factors...
- 9-11 attack trickle down loss will be a DELUGE. // Fort Worth Business Press;11/9/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 29, p18
Reports on the financial impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack in New York on the financial services industry in the United States. Business interruption losses of neighboring businesses; Failures of business in the financial services industry.
- Attacks,Y2K Teach Lessons For Disaster Recovery Plans. Miller, Jerry // American Banker;10/5/2001, Vol. 166 Issue 192, p8
Comments on the prospects for recovery of the financial services industry in the United States after the September 9, 2001 terrorist attacks. Challenges for industry leaders to assess, anticipate, and develop a back-up plan for financial data; Emergence of the urgency of reviewing disaster...
- It's Official: The United States is in a Recession. Polzin, Paul E. // Montana Business Quarterly;Spring2002, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p5
Examines how the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks affected the U.S. economy. Estimates on direct property loss and gross domestic product declines after the attacks; Industries affected by the tragedy; Reasons for predicting a mild recession in the country.