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Global View: U.S. ship lost in a storm

It was the perfect storm, the meteorologist said, a cold front in New England, high pressure in Canada, deep low-pressure off the coast of Nova Scotia, and, out in the Atlantic, the remnants of a hurricane. U.S. Treasury Secretary Paul O'Neill and White H
IAN CAMPBELL, UPI Chief Economics Correspondent

Analysis: Fed's Dr. Alan's last big dose

The patient is ailing, even after plenty of medicine. What should we do? The committee of doctors met Tuesday and Wednesday in Washington, D.C. and decided that the only thing for it was more medicine, another big dose, which would surely be enough. Was
IAN CAMPBELL, UPI Chief Economics Correspondent

Analysis: How countries should go bankrupt

NEW YORK, Oct. 22 (UPI) -- The Cato Institute's 20th annual monetary conference, in New York Thursday, looked in detail at the two proposals outstanding for country bankruptcy. Former Citicorp Chairman Walter Wriston's famous remark, after the 1982 Mexico crisis that "countries don
MARTIN HUTCHINSON, UPI Business and Economics Editor

Think tanks wrap-up

WASHINGTON, Sept. 3 (UPI) -- The UPI think tank wrap-up is a daily digest covering brief opinion pieces, reactions to recent news events and position statements released by various think tanks.

Economic freedom still rising worldwide

WASHINGTON, Aug. 8 (UPI) -- Despite the continuing drumbeat of short-term bad news about the U.S. economy, its prospects are actually better than ever because economic freedom continues to flourish around the world, according to an influential Washington think tank.
ERIC BADERTSCHER, for United Press International

Hot Buttons: Talk show topics

Heat waves kill more people in the United States than all of the other natural disasters combined, but while more than 400 Americans die from heat-related illnesses in a typical year, it almost ignored by the media, according to Slate.com.
ALEX CUKAN, United Press International

What U.S. newspapers are saying

U.S. newspaper editorial comment on issues of international interest.

Think tanks wrap-up

WASHINGTON, July 31 (UPI) -- The UPI think tank wrap-up is a daily digest covering brief opinion pieces, reactions to recent news events and position statements released by various think tanks.

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, July 31, the 212th day of 2002 with 153 to follow.
By United Press International

Think tanks wrap-up

WASHINGTON, July 29 (UPI) -- The UPI think tank wrap-up is a daily digest covering brief opinion pieces, reactions to recent news events and position statements released by various think tanks.

Bear's Lair: Retribution -- who and how?

WASHINGTON, June 17 (UPI) -- The Arthur Andersen verdict is the first major act of retribution for the excesses of the '90s; one of the "Big 5" accounting firms appears to have been forced out of business. It of course raises the question: If the guillotine is to be applied to the pe
MARTIN HUTCHINSON, UPI Business and Economics Editor

The war on the stock market

WASHINGTON, June 13 (UPI) -- Why is the stock market still depressed? In one word, Washington!
RICHARD RAHN, A UPI Outside View commentary

Global View: Europe the guinea-pig

QUERETARO, Mexico, May 24 (UPI) -- Europeans do not fully realize that they are guinea-pigs, the subject of an experiment. The experiment is not unprecedented.
IAN CAMPBELL, UPI Chief Economics Correspondent

President honors Hoover's Friedman

WASHINGTON, May 13 (UPI) -- President George W. Bush honored Nobel Prize-winning economist Milton Friedman for achievements over his lifetime in ceremonies at the White House.

UPI's Capital Comment for May 9, 2002

WASHINGTON, May 9 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- Daily news notes, political rumors, and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press
By United Press International
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