TITLE

These Dinosaurs: Time to Tank 'Em

AUTHOR(S)
Forbes, Steve
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;Fall2011 Special Issue, Vol. 7 Issue 11, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The article offers the author's views on the U.S. president's idea of a new federal infrastructure bank and the Justice Department's efforts to prevent the merger between AT&T Inc. and T-Mobile USA Inc. He discusses the reforms in outmoded government structures for the new industrial age during the Progressive Era, the government error leading to the Great Depression and the 2011 economic recession, and how the private capital investment in government-funded projects will help the economy.
ACCESSION #
66305596

 

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