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DOMESTIC COVER DESIGN BY MOLLY LEACH; ASIAN COVER (PHOTO: DRINKING A COKE IN SHANGHAI) BY FRITZ HOFFMAN/SABA


Cover Story
THE BEST B-SCHOOLS
   COVER IMAGE: The Best B-Schools
   TABLE: The Top 25
   TABLE: The Up-And-Comers
   TABLE: Best And Worst Placement Offices
   TABLE: Favorite Hunting Grounds
   HOW WE CRUNCHED THE NUMBERS
      TABLE: The Survey
TABLE: A Report Card for the Top 25 (.pdf) (Better for viewing)
TABLE: A Report Card for the Top 25 (.pdf) (Better for printing)
GOLD RUSH IN THE IVORY TOWER
   TABLE: Chasing The Stars
A NETWORK TO CALL YOUR OWN
   TABLE: Best B-School Alumni Networks
COMMENTARY: TENURE: AN IDEA WHOSE TIME HAS GONE
PERSONAL BUSINESS: B-SCHOOL TIPS

International -- Cover Story
COKE POURS INTO ASIA (int'l edition)
   ASIA COVER IMAGE: Coke's Asian Bet
   TABLE: Coke's Asian Challenges

Enterprise
   COVER IMAGE: Enterprise

Enterprise -- In Box
PORTRAIT OF AN ENTREPRENEUR
   TABLE: Most Likely To Succeed
O.K., I'M HIRED
TECHNO-TOOLS
CHART: Where Small Business Fishes For Financing
THE CATCH OF THE NET
FIX IT FAST--AND SAVE A BUNDLE
HOW TO GET LEANER AND MEANER
BRIGHT LIGHTS, BIG JOB
CHART: Franchisees' Fortunes
FOOTNOTES

Enterprise -- Legal Affairs
HOW TO SKIN A COPYCAT
   TABLE: Legal Weapons Against Pirates
   TABLE: Tips for Taming Knockoffs

Enterprise -- Companies
TRYING TO STICK IT TO MICROSOFT
   PHOTO: Force-FX Joystick (CH Products)
   TABLE: Microsoft's Offer...Immersion's Potential

Enterprise -- Marketing
`THE INTERNET IS THE GREAT EQUALIZER'

Enterprise -- Finance
HOW DO YOU OFFER A PENSION? SIMPLE
   TABLE: `Simple' Retirement Plan Highlights

Enterprise -- Roundtable
`CREATIVITY IS WHAT GETS YOU GROWTH'

Enterprise -- Technology
KNOW YOUR NERD
   TABLE: Computer Consultants: Getting It Right

Enterprise -- International
WHEN PUSHING THE RIGHT BUTTONS ISN'T ENOUGH

Enterprise -- My Company
I'M THE BOSS, THAT'S WHY

Enterprise -- At Your Service
THE DELICATE ART OF GETTING PAID
   TABLE: Receiving Your Due

Enterprise -- Downtime
SWIMMING WITH CYBERSHARKS

Up Front
TALK SHOW
BUSINESS PACS' DONKEY BUSINESS
   TABLE: Business PAC Giving
BEWARE THE INFO HIGHWAYMEN
SPIKE LEE'S MAGIC BUS
PARTY MENUS
   TABLE: Partisan Eating Habits
COMING CONNIPTION OVER VIDEO ENCRYPTION?
WHEN BAD THINGS HAPPEN TO GOOD STOUT
   PHOTO: Pouring the Perfect Pint
NO SADDLEBAGS ON THIS SCREAMER
   PHOTO: Honda BlackBird
CHART: Junk Gets Respectable
FOOTNOTES

Readers Report
AIRBUS AND BOEING: THE DOGFIGHT CONTINUES
REINVENTING THE ANTIGRAVITY WHEEL?
SNOOPING ISN'T AN ONLINE PHENOMENON
HOW TO HELP INVESTORS GAUGE RISK
WHERE FAMILY DOESN'T FINISH LAST

Corrections & Clarifications
Climbing back after a wild ride (Finance, Oct. 7)
The soul of a new horseless carriage (Books, Sept. 23)

Books
THE CLOSEST THING TO A CRYSTAL BALL
NOT-SO-DISMAL SCIENTISTS

Technology & You
LOVE THOSE PLUG-INS
DYE HARD
SEARCH SMIRCH

Economic Viewpoint
A SOCIAL SECURITY LESSON FROM ARGENTINA

Economic Trends
A HIDDEN SOURCE OF EFFICIENCY
   CHART: Three Ways of Looking at Productivity
LEAVING MORE TO POORER KIDS?
BOARD MEMBERS WATCH THE TAPE
REASONS TO STOP MAKING CENTS

Letter From Denver
CLEAN MOUNTAIN AIR AND MURDER MOST FOUL
   MAP: Colorado

Business Outlook
U.S.: THIS SLOWDOWN MAY BE SHORT-LIVED
   CHART: Job Growth Slowed Last Quarter
   CHART: Factory Inventories Still Look Lean
   CHART: Why Service Profits Will Be Squeezed
LATIN AMERICA: THE BIG THREE BOUNCE BACK
   TABLE: Brighter Prospects

News: Analysis & Commentary
THE BIG SQUEEZE ON GM
   TABLE: Double Whammy
   WHY GM'S PICKUPS NEED A LOT OF PICKING UP
      CHART: Rammin' GM
HE'S CHANGING THE DRILL AT SHELL
   CHART: Carroll's Gusher
FOR HOLLYWOOD, THAT'S SLOW BIZ
   TABLE: Bad Scripts
THE DUMBEST SHOW IN TELEVISION
COMMENTARY: THE QUESTIONS BOB AND BILL DIDN'T ANSWER
COMMENTARY: CLINTON'S TAX CUTS: SMALLER, BUT NOT SMARTER
AN EX-SEC SLEUTH IS HARDLY YOUR USUAL SUSPECT
BON VOYAGE, IF YOU CAN AFFORD IT
   CHART: Sky-High

In Business This Week
GOLDEN ARCH SUPPORT
ANTEING UP FOR A DIGITAL JOURNAL
MOTOROLA'S QUARTER FROM HELL
THE RETURN OF CALVIN GRIGSBY
HEADING FOR THE EXIT AT DENNY'S
AN IVY LEAGUE OF AN I-WAY?
ET CETERA . . .
TAKE HEART
   CHART: Heartport Stock Price

Washington Outlook
THE GOP WANTS A NEW CONTRACT--WITH GINGRICH
PEROTISTAS--THEN AND NOW
WELFARE LOOPHOLE
SOUR RATES?

International Business
CHINA'S HARD `SOFT LANDING'
   CHART: China's Economy Downshifts
GLAXO'S AIDS AMMO
   CHART: Growth of Glaxo's AIDS Drugs
EUROPE'S SELL-OFF TO END ALL SELL-OFFS
   TABLE: Countdown To Privatization
COMMENTARY: WHAT THE CITY OF LONDON NEEDS IS A GOOD BROOM

International Outlook
IS WASHINGTON GETTING SET TO TILT FROM TOKYO TO BEIJING?
INDONESIANS GO TO COURT
BOMBAY EXCHANGE JOLTED

Economics
GURUS FOR THE INFORMATION AGE
   TABLE: From The Unemployment Line To Wall Street

The Corporation
THE SQUAWK OVER BOSTON CHICKEN
   CHART: Boston Chicken's Reported Earnings Look Healthy, But...

Science & Technology
NEW DRUGS: THE HAYSTACK GETS SMALLER
   TABLE: Best-Sellers

Developments to Watch
HEAVENLY WEATHER FORECASTING?
BREATHING LIFE INTO ARTIFICIAL LUNGS
A WELDER YOU CAN ROLL UP
INNOVATIONS
Developments to Watch Contacts

Entertainment
A CAT-IN-THE-HAT ATTACK
   TABLE: Seuss On The Loose

Government
CAN THE OMB'S BOSS CLOSE THE BUDGET DEAL?
   TABLE: Resume: Franklin Delano Raines

Social Issues
COMMENTARY: WHY PRIVATIZING WELFARE COULD ACTUALLY WORK

Finance
SMITH BARNEY'S WHIZ KID
   CHART: Smith Barney's Profits are Booming...
   CHART: ...and Leverage is Low, But...
   TABLE: Resume: Jamie Dimon
   TICKER TAPE IN THE GENES

Inside Wall Street
GREAT WESTERN'S MYSTERY SUITOR
   CHART: Climbing, But Not Winded
MACRO-TROUBLE AT MICRO WAREHOUSE?
A TEN-GALLON PETROLEUM PLAY
   CHART: Higher Still and Higher?

Information Processing
`HONEY, WHAT'S ON MICROSOFT?'
   TABLE: MSN'S Fall Lineup
   `THIS IS REALLY THE JOB OF THE CENTURY'
CLEARING THE COBWEBS FROM THE STOCKROOM

Bits & Bytes
CYBERNEWS ALERTS--BEAMED BY RADIO
   PHOTO: NewsCatcher
UNTANGLING THE LINES OF WEB FISHERMEN
READER'S DIGEST TACKLES THE WEB
MYST GETS DISSED ON CD-ROM
Bits & Bytes Contacts

Marketing
ADIDAS IS OFF AND RUNNING

Personal Business
THE MOST BANG FOR YOUR MBA BUCK
   TABLE: The Quickest Payback on an MBA...And the Slowest
ZIP RIGHT THROUGH THOSE B-SCHOOL APPLICATIONS
   TABLE: Sizing Up MBA Application Software
TOUR THE CAMPUS WITHOUT LEAVING HOME
   TABLE: B-SCHOOL WEB SITES

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 MISCHIEVOUS PROPOSITION 211
RUDY, RUPERT, TED & JERRY: GROW UP, GUYS!
B-SCHOOLS ARE FOREVER

International -- Spotlight on Afghanistan
KEY PIPELINES MUST WAIT FOR PEACE...BUT OPIUM JUST KEEPS ON FLOWING (int'l edition)
   MAP: Afghanistan

International -- Readers Report
CHINA-BASHING WON'T GET THE U.S. ANYWHERE (int'l edition)
AN ELECTRIC CAR THAT CAN GO THE DISTANCE (int'l edition)

International -- European Business
GLAXO'S AIDS AMMO (int'l edition)
   CHART: Growth of Glaxo's AIDS Drugs
COMMENTARY: MOVE OVER, D-MARK--HERE COMES THE DRACHMA! (int'l edition)
A BROUHAHA OVER BIOTECH CORN (int'l edition)

International -- Asian Business
HOW TO BUILD AN EMPIRE IN JAKARTA (int'l edition)
   DIAGRAM: Connections to the Top
   TABLE: Hashim's Far-Flung Holdings
A SPORT UTILITY YOU PLUG 'N' DRIVE (int'l edition)
   TABLE: Here Come The Volt Wagons

International -- Finance
EUROPE'S SELL-OFF TO END ALL SELL-OFFS (int'l edition)
   TABLE: Countdown To Privatization

International -- Editorials
EUROPE NEEDS A BIG DOSE OF TRUTH (int'l edition)
BANK REFORM IS CRUCIAL FOR CHINA (int'l edition)


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