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COVER ILLUSTRATION BY JOHN UELAND



Special Report -- THE INFORMATION APPLIANCE
THE RACE IS ON TO SIMPLIFY
   COVER IMAGE: The Information Appliance
THESE MAY REALLY BE PCs FOR THE REST OF US
   WHY CORPORATE AMERICA IS LEADING THE CHARGE
SOFTWARE'S HOLY GRAIL
   THIS WORLD WON'T BE FLAT MUCH LONGER
DEFENDING THE LIVING ROOM
'OPERATOR, GET ME CYBERSPACE'
   TABLE: Give Me Information!
   PDA MAY ALWAYS MEAN 'PRETTY DARN AVERAGE'
THE DAY OF THE DESIGNER
MAKING COMPUTERS DISAPPEAR

Up Front
TALK SHOW
MAYBE AL D'AMATO WAS JUST LUCKY
NETSCAPE WASN'T ENOUGH
FROM BIO-WHIZ TO BIO-DEADBEAT?
GM: 'AND THE GOOD NEWS IS--NO COMMENT!'
BOUGHT A VIDEOTAPE LATELY?
FUTURE SHOCK: A LOWER ELECTRIC BILL
ALIEN DOCS SUB FOR UFOs IN JAPAN
CHART: Medical Bills, By Gender
FOOTNOTES

Readers Report
INFLATION-NEUTRAL BONDS: THE PLUSES--AND MINUSES
NO BOTTOM-LINE NUMBERS FROM MEDCATH
AN AUTOCRACY AT APPLE WON'T WORK
WHAT ROBERTS DIDN'T SAY ABOUT SOCIAL SECURITY
WHO WINS IN THE AMERICAN-BRITISH AIR DEAL?
TRADE, SHMADE -- DUMPING IS ILLEGAL
IT'S NOT TOO LATE TO BUY A BETAMAX

Letter From Indiana
CARRYING A TORCH FOR THE HEARTLAND
   MAP: Olympic Torch Route Through the U.S.

Books
WAS NAZISM IN GERMANY'S GENES?
'UNDER BREZHNEV, IT WAS BETTER'
THE BUSINESS WEEK BEST-SELLER LIST

Technology & You
NOW, ISDN FOR DUMMIES
CHEAP AND FAST
   PHOTO: NEC SuperScript 860 Laser Printer
A KISS FOR MAC

Economic Viewpoint
SUPPLY SIDE: THE NEXT GENERATION

Economic Trends
DOING BUSINESS ON THE CHEAP
   TABLE: Bargain Towns
SATISFACTION AT WORK
   CHART: Where Workers Are Happy
A MORE SETTLED YEN AND DOLLAR
HARDWORKING OLDER MEN

Business Outlook
U.S.: SIZZLING JOB NUMBERS WON'T SPARK INFLATION
   CHART: Jobs Signal a Strong Second Quarter
   CHART: No Signs of Faster Inflation
   CHART: Wage Growth Is Creeping Up
BRITAIN: WAS THE RATE CUT REALLY 'SENSIBLE'?
   CHART: Factory Output Slows to a Crawl

News: Analysis & Commentary
WORKERS UNITE...AGAINST THE GOP
COMMENTARY: THIS JOB MARKET STILL HAS PLENTY OF SLACK
   CHART: Workers Are Jittery...
AND NOW, THE UNCONTRACT WITH AMERICA
FOX CAN'T WAIT FOR THIS DISASTER TO HAPPEN
   TABLE: A Hot Summer?
   PHOTO: Scene From Independence Day
IS CAVALIER JAPANESE FOR EDSEL?
   CHART: A Cavalier Reception
THE MOUTH OF 'MAXIMUM MARY'
VALUJET: NOW A CRIMINAL PROBE
HANGING TOUGH WITH CARLOS SALINAS
WHAT LABOR TALKS?
LEVI'S POT O' GOLD
MCI AND BT: LIMO SERVICE FOR CRUISING THE NET

In Business This Week
FIRST KATHIE LEE, NOW GOOFY?
THIS AIRLINE DEAL ISN'T FLYING YET
HAPPY TRAILS, T. BOONE
NET CENSORSHIP GETS SLAPPED DOWN
NEW VICTIM AT THE LONDON EXCHANGE?
BROTHERLY LOVE IN MOTOWN
ET CETERA . . .
SNAPPING BACK
   CHART: Kodak Closing Price

Washington Outlook
CITIZEN DOLE: TOO MIDDLE, TOO SOON?
LET'S MAKE A DEAL
HARVARD BECKONING?
THE COST OF CANDOR

International Business
MICROSOFT'S LONG MARCH
COMMENTARY: THE JAPAN THAT GETS AWAY WITH SAYING NO TO AMERICA
STORM OVER THE ENGLISH CHANNEL
   TABLE: How to Get from London to Paris
   PHOTO: Virgin Cola Promotion for the Chunnel Train
BIG SALE AT HARRODS?

International Outlook
SQUEEZING THE PALESTINIANS COULD SET OFF ANOTHER INTIFADA
RUSSIAN MERGER MANIA
MORE RED INK FOR FRANCE

Social Issues
BLUE CROSS AT A CROSSROADS
   PHOTO: Blue Cross/Blue Shield Print Ad
   CHART: The Blues' Quandary

Marketing
CUE THE SODA CAN
   PHOTO: Billy Zane as the Phantom in Milk Ad
   PHOTO: Tom Cruise in Mission: Impossible Using an Apple Computer
   PHOTO: Still From the Movie Twister With Dodge Truck

People
ARAMARK: FROM SOUP TO SCHOOLS TO NUTS

Government
COMMENTARY: GIVE MEDICARE A SHOT OF MANAGED CARE

Legal Affairs
BYE, FRAUD SUITS. HELLO, FRAUD SUITS

The Corporation
DID WHIRLPOOL SPIN TOO FAR TOO FAST?
   CHART: Whirlpool's Erratic Earnings

Finance
A $15 TRILLION PRIVATE PIGGY BANK
   TABLE: Worldwide Wealth
FROM HERO TO ZERO IN NINE WEEKS
   CHART: Viasoft's Heady Ride

Inside Wall Street
AN ENTERPRISING YANKEE THRIFT
CHART: More Shares May Go Public
ICAHN VS. RJR: DON'T YAWN
WHY POULENC MAY UNLOAD RORER
CHART: May Be Better Off On Its Own

Science & Technology
TURNING GENES INTO VACCINES

Developments to Watch
PUTTING A BIT LESS INDUSTRY INTO INDUSTRIAL BLADES
   PHOTO: Dr. Merhdad Zangeneh Prepares a Ducted Marine Pulsor
FOR DIABETICS, A HEALTHY CANDY BAR
A BETTER-TEMPERED CLAVIER
INNOVATIONS
   PHOTO: Eyeglass Frame Made From Shape-Memory Alloy
Developments to Watch Contacts

Personal Business
THERE'S MORE TO A NEST EGG THAN A 401(k)
USING A MOUSE TO HUNT FOR A HOUSE
BRITAIN'S BEDAZZLING BIOTECH STOCKS
   TABLE: A Few Of Britain's Brightest Lights
'TIS BETTER TO GIVE -- AND RECEIVE
NEW WEAPONS TO BEAT BACK DIABETES

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
INFLATION: CALL OFF THE DOGS
BIG LABOR'S LONG CLIMB BACK
IS THE WTO UP TO THE JOB?

International -- Readers Report
DEMOCRACY IN INDIA IS ALIVE AND WELL (int'l edition)
CLEANING UP MEXICO MEANS OUSTING THE PRI (int'l edition)

International -- Spotlight on Cyprus
AN ISLAND DIVIDED...WITH AN INCENTIVE TO BECOME UNITED (int'l edition)
   MAP: Cyprus

International -- Int'l Business
TAIPEI'S SUBWAY PROJECT IS WAY OFF TRACK (int'l edition)
HOW A TV MEGADEAL BECAME A MEGAFLOP (int'l edition)
BRITISH CABLE'S POOR PICTURE (int'l edition)
BIG SALE AT HARRODS? (int'l edition)

International -- Finance
IT'S THE WORST OF TIMES TO TIGHTEN THE RATE SCREWS (int'l edition)

International -- Editorials
MONETARY UNION BY HOOK OR BY CROOK (int'l edition)


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