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COVER ILLUSTRATION BY DAN KIRK



Cover Story
THE NEW ECONOMICS OF FOOD
   COVER IMAGE: The New Economics of Food
   CHART: Food Inflation Has Been Low...
   CHART: ...But Developing Countries Are Becoming Richer...
   CHART: ...Depleting Grain Stockpiles...
   CHART: Food Exports Continue to Climb
AT LAST, THOSE AMBER WAVES ARE BLOWN BY MARKET FORCES
THE CATASTROPHE LURKING IN AMERICA'S FARMLANDS
CHINA'S HUGE APPETITE
   CHART: China Is Buying More Grain...

Up Front
TALK SHOW
DOWNSIZERS STILL WIELD A MEAN AX
PHYSICIAN, HEAL THY CREDIT RATING
ALL THE (COPY)RIGHT MOVES
HUMDINGER
   TABLE: After The AT&T Breakup
THE MBAs' GOLD RUSH SLOWS DOWN
   CHART: Increase in Median MBA Pay
A CHRISTIAN PUBLISHER'S WORLDLY WOES
SEE THE MOVIE, OR PLAY THE GAME IN THE LOBBY
   PHOTO: Ad for the Movie "Tender Loving Care"
CHART: Higher Ed, Higher Costs
FOOTNOTES

Readers Report
WEIGHING IN ON THE FAA
DID OLLIE NORTH'S IPOs REALLY HEAD SOUTH?
WATCHING APPLE BROWN
WELL, ANYWAY, IT'S VERY, VERY FAST

Corrections & Clarifications
Micron's comeback kid (People, May 13)

Technology & You
CD AND BROWSER: WHAT A LOVELY PAIR
BANNERS ARE BACK
   PHOTO: Hewlett-Packard DeskJet 680C Printer
SPEED PLUS VIDEO

Books
BEHIND THE LINES OF THE JIHAD

Economic Viewpoint
HOW A CORPORATE WATCHDOG NEARLY LOST ITS BITE

Economic Trends
BREAKING THE TIES TO WELFARE
   CHART: Hard Times For Poverty Moms
THE DOWNSIDE OF DUAL LEADERSHIP
A CRASH COURSE IN THE THREE Rs?
NEW LEADERS IN OFFICE RENTS
   TABLE: The Ten Hottest Office Markets

Letter from Tokyo
SAYONARA TO THE KING'S ENGLISH

Business Outlook
U.S.: LISTEN TO THE VOICE OF THE TORTOISE
   CHART: Factories Are a Big Drag on Job Growth
   CHART: Where Inventory Growth Accelerated
   CHART: Have Income Will Spend
ITALY: PRODI GOES INTO THE FRYING PAN
   CHART: Inflation Is Headed Lower

News: Analysis & Commentary
THE COMEBACK ECONOMY
   CHART: The Economy Is Bouncing Back...
THE SPEAKER COMES DOWN FROM THE MOUNTAIN
GINGRICH ON HOW TO GET THE GOP OUT OF ITS RUT
AMEX STOOPS TO CONQUER
   CHART: Amex Earnings Are Up...
AFTERSHOCKS ARE RUMBLING THROUGH ASTRA
APPLE'S AMELIO: 'DO A FEW THINGS INCREDIBLY WELL'
   PHOTO: Mission Impossible: The WebAdventure
IN CALIFORNIA, IT'S 'HELL NO, HMO!'
ATTACK OF THE HEALTH-CARE COLOSSUS
COMMENTARY: A MINIMUM-WAGE ARGUMENT YOU HAVEN'T HEARD BEFORE
   CHART: As Low-Wage Employment Soared...

In Business This Week
PRODIGY: A BATH FOR IBM AND SEARS
THE SEC LOOKS FOR FOULS AT HASBRO
A COURT FORCES CAT'S DOORS OPEN
10 BILLION DOLLARS WORTH OF PHONE CALLS?
NOW IT'S RONALD McYUPPIE
JIFFY POP GOES ON THE BLOCK
ET CETERA...
IOMEGA'S PERILOUS PEAK?
   CHART: Iomega Stock Price

Washington Outlook
SUDDENLY, DEMOCRATS HAVE THE MIDAS TOUCH
CHINA: LEAST-FAVORED NATION
SEEKING SINCERE SENATORS
DEFECTIONS GO BOTH WAYS

International Business
WORLD TRADE: AMERICA'S CHANGE OF HEART
BOEING MAY BE GLAD IT MISSED THE PLANE TO CHINA
INDIA: A GREAT MUTINY AGAINST ECONOMIC REFORM?

International Outlook
JIANG ZEMIN, UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL
ZEDILLO'S EXPORT PLAN

Developments to Watch
THE NEXT SOLAR-POWERED PLANT
GENE THERAPY: NEW HOPE FOR BIVALVES
IT'S A HARD, HARD ROAD
INNOVATIONS
Developments to Watch Contacts

Science & Technology
HOTTER NUKES FOR COOLER RATES?
   TABLE: Turning Up the Power

People
UNDER THE GUN AT DAYTON HUDSON
   CHART: Operating Profits for Dayton Hudson's Department Store Division

Social Issues
THE SILENT WELFARE REFORMS

Management
HARVARD B-SCHOOL'S PROFESSOR FIXIT
   TABLE: How Harvard Stacks Up

Finance
REAPING THE REWARDS OF FRIENDLY PERSUASION
   TABLE: Blum's Far-Flung Investments...
   CHART: Blum's Investments Have Chalked Up Big Gains
COMMENTARY: FANNIE AND FRIENDS: TIME FOR A PERFORMANCE REVIEW
   TABLE: A Huge Liability?
THE SANITY UNDERLYING A 'SCHIZOPHRENIC' MARKET
   CHART: As Interest Rates Shoot Up...

Inside Wall Street
IMPERIAL OIL MAY SOON SPURT
   CHART: Big Burst From a Buyback?
WHAT'S REVVING UP DISK DRIVES
ACX ACCENTUATES THE POSITIVE
   CHART: A Write-off Was Good News

Legal Affairs
COMMENTARY: STEVE MEYERS: HE LOWERED THE COST OF JUSTICE

Bits & Bytes
MAIN STREET'S ACCESS ROAD TO THE WEB
RADIO DAYS ON THE INFO HIGHWAY
DREAMWORKS INTERACTIVE GETS TO WORK
NOW, NOTEBOOKS ARE GOING ON A DIET
Bits & Bytes Contacts

Information Processing
JAVA'S CUP RUNNETH OVER

Personal Business
WEB SURFING FOR SAFARIS--OR CRUISES, BEACHES, B&Bs...
   TABLE: A Wide World Web
THE GUESSING GAME CALLED HEDGING
   TABLE: To Hedge or Not
WHY DON'T YOU GO RIDE A KITE
   PHOTO: Traction Kite Powered Buggy

Business Week Index
Business Week Index
   CHART: Production Index
THE WEEK AHEAD

Investment Figures of the Week
Investment Figures of the Week
   CHART: Stocks, Bonds and the Dollar

Editorials
THE NEW GLOBAL FOOD MARKET
DON'T STORM OUT OF THE WTO
GIVE THIS WORKFARE PLAN A CHANCE

International -- Readers Report
THE BUSTLE OF RENEWAL IN BERLIN (int'l edition)
PUT BUSINESS WEEK ON THE WEB? (int'l edition)
THALIDOMIDE: A WARY WELCOME (int'l edition)

International -- Spotlight on Russia
A CITY ASKS WHERE THE TOURISTS ARE...AND DREAMS OF THE OLYMPICS (int'l edition)
   MAP: Russia

International -- Int'l Business
BRAZIL'S ABRIL: FROM INKY PRESSES TO OUTER SPACE (int'l edition)
CYBERSURFERS OF ARABIA (int'l edition)
THE SON ALSO RISES AT DANONE (int'l edition)
   CHART: Danone Sales Keep Climbing...
AGROS: WARSAW WINNER (int'l edition)
BEN & JERRY'S A LA MODE (int'l edition)

International -- Finance
SUDDENLY, MUNIS HAVE OLD WORLD CHARM (int'l edition)
A LITTLE LIGHT MAY SHINE ON INDONESIA'S LEDGERS (int'l edition)

International -- Editorials
THE NEW GLOBAL FOOD MARKET (int'l edition)
DON'T STORM OUT OF THE WTO (int'l edition)


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