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Economy

Economy news and analysis from The Nation

  • March 22, 2000

    Shopping Till We Drop

    During the past two decades, as random financial crises visited various fast-growing economies, we have become familiar, after the fact, with the profile of a developing country that's headed for

    William Greider

  • March 16, 2000

    Runaway Shops

    Remember those great scenes in Blues Brothers 2000 that evoked the urban grit and soul of southside Chicago and Joliet? Well, sorry.

    Marc Cooper

  • March 9, 2000

    Temps Demand a New Deal

    With this issue, we resume our 'What Works' series, which explores effective projects and strategies for improving people's lives through progressive social change.
          --The Editors

    Christopher D. Cook

  • March 2, 2000

    AFL-CIO Goes Global

    Seattle changed many things, and one of them is American labor. Nothing lifts the spirit or one's vision like winning.

    William Greider

  • March 2, 2000

    From Crimson to Coal Seam

    I first heard about Powers Hapgood while working at the United Mine Workers, an organization he had tried to change fifty years earlier.

    Steve Early

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  • March 2, 2000

    Timeline

    8,5000 Years of LEAD...
    79 Years of LEADED Gasoline

    BC:

    Jamie Lincoln Kitman

  • February 10, 2000

    Business Creates Eco-Side!

    Natural Capitalism is so informative and provocative--and so unfashionably optimistic about the future of the planet--that I wonder why everyone in public life is not reading it and arguin

    William Greider

  • January 13, 2000

    AOL’s Big Byte

    Only a few days before the announcement of the AOL-Time Warner merger, Time Warner chief executive Gerald Levin took part in a CNN discussion on the future of the media.

    the Editors

  • January 6, 2000

    Home Discomforts

    Isn't it curious how often the policy disaster that is posited as the thing that will never happen takes place within minutes?

    Katha Pollitt

  • January 6, 2000

    Ford and the Führer

    Research assistance provided by the Investigative Fund of The Nation Institute.

    Ken Silverstein

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