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DOMESTIC COVER PHOTOGRAPH OF H. J. HEINZ CHAIRMAN, ANTHONY J.F. O'REILLY BY THEO WESTENBERGER/GAMMA-LIAISON; ASIAN COVER BY CHRISTOPHER ZACHAROW


Cover Story
THE CEO AND THE BOARD
   COVER IMAGE: The CEO and the Board
   TABLE: Does Good Governance Pay?
   CHART: An Innovative Board Boosts Campbell Soup
   TABLE: Independent Directors or O'Reilly's Cronies?
   TABLE: A Man of Many Interests
   PHOTO: Heinz Ketchup Bottle
   PUTTING MORE STOCK IN GOOD GOVERNANCE
      TABLE: Higher Premiums for Well-Run Boards

International -- Asian Cover Story
THE NEW ASIAN REALITY (int'l edition)
   ASIAN COVER IMAGE: The New Asian Reality
   CHART: Trouble in Southeast Asia's Stock Markets
   TABLE: Fallout from the Crisis
   THE VISE TIGHTENS ON SOUTH KOREA (int'l edition)
      CHART: The Run on the Won
   WILL ASIA'S QUAKES REACH JAPAN? (int'l edition)

Special Report
WORK AND FAMILY
   TABLE: The Top 30
   CASE STUDY: ONE COMPANY'S DELICATE BALANCING ACT
      COMMENTARY: 'FAMILY' DOESN'T ALWAYS MEAN CHILDREN

Up Front
TALK SHOW
FEWER APPLES IN THE IVY LEAGUE
SLIPPERY SLOPE FOR RUSSIAN OIL
THE SPAT THAT SCUTTLED AN AIRLINE DEAL?
TABLE: Top Mutual Funds with Largest Estimated Outflows
GET OUT THE GRECIAN FORMULA
HARLEY'S REBEL WITHOUT AN ENGINE
   PHOTO: Harley Davidson Limited Edition Bicycle
IN TEXAS, THEY'RE FIGHTING OVER LOVE
CHART: Choosers Not Beggars
FOOTNOTES

Editor's Memo
REPORT FROM THE HOME FRONT

Readers Report
U.S. EXCHANGES: THE BEST AD FOR FREE MARKETS
LOTS OF LOSERS IN THE UPS STRIKE
A SECOND LOOK AT SECOND INCOMES
SILICON VALLEY: LET'S CHEER FOR SAN JOSE STATE

Technology & You
HARDWORKING HANDHELDS
   PHOTO: Psion 5 and REX Palmtops
COLOR LASERS: BREAKING THE $3,000 BARRIER
   PHOTO: Tektronix Phaser 560 Printer
WEB BROWSERS: EXPLORER 4.0'S CLICK FIX
WEB DESTINATIONS
HELP DESK

Letter From Colombia
THE ARMANI OF BULLETPROOF APPAREL
   MAP: Colombia

Letter From Portugal
EUROPE'S GREAT GOLF BUST
   MAP: Portugal

Books
MAYBE WORKING WOMEN CAN'T HAVE IT ALL
   PHOTO: Cover, ''When Work Doesn't Work Anymore''
   PHOTO: Cover, ''When Mothers Work''
AFRICAN SUNSET
   PHOTO: Cover, ''Last Days in Cloud Cuckooland''
TOKYO SLEUTH
   PHOTO: Cover, ''Buddha Kiss''

Economic Viewpoint
AN ACHILLES' HEEL THAT COULD CRIPPLE CHINA

Economic Trends
KEEPING GROWTH ON AN EVEN KEEL
   CHART: The High-Tech Roller Coaster
THE JOY OF BEING SINGLE
PRICEY PLACES FOR BUSINESS
NONSTANDARD JOBS: A NEW LOOK
   TABLE: How Contingent Work Stacks Up

Business Outlook
U.S.: GOODS ARE PILING UP--BUT THAT'S O.K.
   CHART: Stock Levels Surged in the First Half
   CHART: Shoppers Head Back for More
   CHART: Purchasers See Growth and Slower Deliveries
ITALY: SPRINTING TOWARD ENTRY IN THE EMU
   CHART: The Economy Blasts Off

News: Analysis & Commentary
THE ECONOMY JUST WON'T STOP HUMMING
   CHART: Signs of Strength
HIGH DOLLAR? WHO CARES?
   CHART: Surging Exports
COMMENTARY: LOW PRICES. LOW RATES. IT'S TIME TO RELAX
BUSINESS IS IN A HURRY FOR FAST-TRACK
THE BANKS THAT ATE FLORIDA
THE TABS: HOW AWFUL. HOW COULD THEY? I'LL TAKE ONE
   TABLE: Tabloid Tally
AT DREAMWORKS: LIGHTS! CAMERA! ANXIETY!
   TABLE: Dreaming Big
   PHOTO: Scene from ''The Peacemaker''
NO ESCAPE FOR NETSCAPE?
DRUGMAKERS ARE STILL CHASING CHUBBIES
   TABLE: Fat Fight
COMMENTARY: THE LAST THING THE IRS NEEDS IS MORE BOSSES

In Business This Week
STEVE JOBS: FIRST, LET'S KILL ALL THE CLONES
SMOKE 'EM IF YOU CAN AFFORD 'EM
DOES GATEWAY HAVE A MAP?
RENT A CAR, BUY SOME SHARES
ARCO TRAVELS THE WORLD
SPEED THE CHIP AT DIGITAL
ET CETERA...
DOUBLETREE: INN TROUBLE
   CHART: Doubletree Stock Price

Washington Outlook
AL GORE: THE BOY SCOUT WHO WASN'T PREPARED FOR DONORGATE
ROAD WARRIORS ON THE HILL

International Business
GERMANY'S HOT WHEELS
   PHOTO: Volkswagen Golf
   PHOTO: BMW Z3 Roadster
   PHOTO: Mercedes-Benz M-Class Sport Utility
   PORSCHE IS BACK--AND THEN SOME
BUILDING A DETROIT IN LATIN AMERICA
   TABLE: Resume: Jaime Lerner

Marketing
FOR MOVIEGOERS, IT'S SATURDAY NIGHT AT THE ADS
   CHART: Coming Ad-Tractions
ANOTHER HUMPHREY, ANOTHER CRUSADE
   TABLE: Resume: Hubert H. Humphrey III

Information Processing
E-MAIL: FAST, FUN, AND NOW IT'S FREE
   AT ZERO COST, IS IT OVERPRICED?
   TABLE: The No-Postage Postmasters
CUC'S PLAN: POINT, CLICK--AND SPEND
   TABLE: A Directory of CUC's Online Stores
THE INSIDER BOB ALLEN LIKES
   TABLE: AT&T's CEO Candidates

Science & Technology
ULTRASOUND: WHAT'S WRONG WITH THIS PICTURE?
   TABLE: The Ultrasound Gap
YOU BET I MIND IF YOU SMOKE
   TABLE: The Toll of Secondhand Smoke

Developments to Watch
A SUPERCHIP FOR SPEEDY IMAGE PROCESSING
FOR NOW, PELE'S RECORD IS SECURE
STRAPPING STEERS--AND LEANER MEAT
THIS GOLD STANDARD CAN PINPOINT DISEASES
Developments to Watch Contacts

Social Issues
SUPERMARKETS RETURN TO THESE MEAN STREETS
   TABLE: Juicing the 'Hood
THINGS GO BETTER WITH COKE'S MONEY
   TABLE: Strategic Philanthropy Is It

Finance
GOT AN AT&T CREDIT CARD? DON'T GO BANKRUPT
   CHART: As Revenues Slow...Losses Climb
THE BOND BOOM IN THE FORMER SOVIET BLOC
   CHART: Better Deals for Borrowers
   TABLE: Bond Bonanza
MAD AS HELL AT THE CASH MACHINE
   CHART: A Buck Here, A Buck There

Inside Wall Street
KEEP AN EYE ON THIS POWER SOURCE
   CHART: Earnings Rev Up
HIGH HOPES FOR A SATELLITE PLAY?
   CHART: Down but Coming Back
SPEECH-TO-TEXT SOFTWARE SINGS

Personal Business
REDISCOVERING OLD ASIA
A PEDICAB INTO BEIJING'S PAST
THE SUBLIME SPRINGS OF JAPAN
THE GENTLE ART OF THAI MASSAGE
TREASURE HUNTING IN HONG KONG
HIKES IN A JUNGLE WONDERLAND
THE TASTES OF ASIA IN ONE CITY
MASTERING MT. FUJI

Business Week Index
BUSINESS WEEK INDEX
   CHART: Production Index
   HISTORICAL DATA: BW Index Back to 1992
THE WEEK AHEAD

Investment Figures of the Week
INVESTMENT FIGURES OF THE WEEK
   CHART: Mutual Fund Returns
   CHART: Stocks and Bonds

Editorials
THE GOVERNMENT SHOULD LEARN TO COUNT
POVERTY'S WORST ENEMY

International -- Spotlight on Greece
THE POOR MAN OF EUROPE SHAPES UP...AND GREEK PRIDE IS FOAMING OVER (int'l edition)
   MAP: Greece

International -- Readers Report
MORE KEYS TO SILICON VALLEY'S SUCCESS (int'l edition)

International -- European Business
IN EDINBURGH, THEY'RE WHISPERING 'EURO-TIGER' (int'l edition)
LOOK WHAT'S BUBBLING UP IN THE CASPIAN (int'l edition)
   TABLE: The Region's Big Projects

International -- Editorials
GERMANY: CARMAKERS SHOW THE WAY (int'l edition)
ASIA SHOULD GIVE UP THE BLAME GAME (int'l edition)


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