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COVER PHOTOGRAPH BY FRITZ HOFFMANN/NETWORK



Cover Story
CAN CHINA REFORM ITS ECONOMY?
   COVER IMAGE: China: Can It Really Reform Its Economy?
   TABLE: China's Hot Spots
   TABLE: Jiang Zemin's Reform Agenda
   CHART: China's Export Explosion...Is Fueling the Economy...
   CHART: ...But State Companies Remain in the Red
   AT TSINGTAO, IT'S ENOUGH TO MAKE THEM DRINK
   WHY A WEALTHY CHINA GETS WORLD BANK BACKING
      CHART: The World Bank Is Pumping Cash into China

Up Front
TALK SHOW
AT&T CREDIT-CHECKS ITSELF...
...AND POLISHES UP AN HEIR APPARENT
MOTOROLA CHARTS LIFE AFTER APPLE
SPANISH, HELL. HE SPEAKS JESSE
DIVORCE, NONPROFIT-STYLE
THE BEST LI'L STOCK PLOPPER IN TEXAS
OVER THE HILL AT 50? NOPE
CHART: Prodigious Puddle Jumpers
FOOTNOTES

Readers Report
THE POWER OF CORPORATE BOARDS
AFRAID OF POISONS? BE CAREFUL IN YOUR KITCHEN
MAKING SURE AID TO RUSSIA GOES WHERE IT SHOULD
THE POOR PAY A HIGH PRICE FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
LET EMPLOYEES DO IT THEIR WAY
A DOUBLE STANDARD ON WORK AND FAMILY
DESTROYING ASIA'S PAST

Corrections & Clarifications
Work and family (Special Report, Sept. 15)

Books
A DOWN-TO-EARTH GUIDE TO THE COSMOS
   PHOTO: Cover, ''Before the Beginning''
FISH STORY
   PHOTO: Cover, ''Cod''
HOSPITALITY TIPS
   PHOTO: Cover, ''The Spirit to Serve''
THE BUSINESS WEEK BEST-SELLER LIST

Letter From Alaska
WHITEOUT AT 17,000 FEET
   MAP: Alaska
   PHOTO: Climbers on Alaska's Mt. Denali
   PHOTO: Business Week's Robert Dowling on Mt. Denali

Technology & You
DO'S AND DON'TS OF CYBERBANKING
   TABLE: How to Keep Your Online Risk Low
HYBRID CAMCORDERS
   PHOTO: Hitachi MP-EG1A Digital Camera
FROM TV TO PC--EASILY
   PHOTO: Matrox Rainbow Runner Video-Editing Board
HELP DESK
WEB DESTINATIONS

Economic Viewpoint
WARNING: THE GREENS MAY BE HAZARDOUS TO OUR ECONOMY

Economic Trends
THE MERCURIAL MONEY SUPPLY
   CHART: Money Growth Is on a Tear
DECIPHERING THE PROFITS PUZZLE
ALL EYES ON THE U.S. ECONOMY
   CHART: Where Europe's Exports Are Going
THE STREET'S FAVORITE SEASON

Business Outlook
U.S.: THE NEW ECONOMY IS PUSHING ITS LUCK
   CHART: New Data Show Higher Capacity Use
   CHART: Builders See Improving Market Conditions
   CHART: A Key Downdraft on Goods Inflation
SPAIN: SAILING TOWARD THE EURO
   CHART: Output Growth Is Accelerating

News: Analysis & Commentary
EARNINGS JITTERS
   TABLE: Sounding Alarms
   CHART: Slowing Down?
AN ILL WIND FOR BUSINESS
   CHART: Off to a Big Start
TOBACCO TALKS: EVERYBODY, BACK TO THE TABLE
   TABLE: Will the Deal Get Stubbed Out?
DIGITAL VIDEODISKS: BETAMAX WARS ALL OVER AGAIN?
   TABLE: DVD's Fractured Alliance
WHY WIN98'S DELAY IS O.K.
CUSTOM PCs ARE HOT, AND DELL COULD FEEL THE HEAT
   TABLE: PCs to Order
INTEL'S NEW CHIP HAS REAL FLASH
   TABLE: More Bits per Chip
LOOPHOLE IN THE OZONE PACT
   CHART: Where the CFCs Are Coming From
COMMENTARY: THE WRONG WAY TO STRIKE AT RELIGIOUS PERSECUTION

In Business This Week
JOHN BRYAN: A FINGER IN FEWER PIES
DIET DRUGS' DISAPPEARING ACT
FAST-TRACK MAY HIT A SLOW PATCH
ALL THE KING'S DEALS
THE PRINCE AND THE POP STAR
A LOWBALL BID IN CABLE?
ET CETERA...
FEDEX STRIKES PAY DIRT
   CHART: Federal Express Stock Price

Washington Outlook
THE FBI VS. SILICON VALLEY: GUESS WHO'S WINNING

Finance
ARTHUR LEVITT'S HARDBALL AT THE SEC
   TABLE: Arthur Levitt: A Report Card
COMMENTARY: HEY, FASB, WHAT'S THE RUSH?
A BUNCH OF FUNDS ROLLED INTO ONE
   TABLE: The Biggest Funds of Funds

Inside Wall Street
ZOLTEK: A GIANT AMONG SMALL CAPS
WATCH ALASKA AIR TAKE OFF
   CHART: Wings Have Been De-Iced
A NEW REMEDY FOR IMPOTENCE
   CHART: Upbeat Results from Trials

Government
BOB 'TORCH' TORRICELLI BURNS IN THE SENATE
   TABLE: The World According to Bob

People
INSIDE A $15 BILLION DYNASTY
   TABLE: The Ingram Family Business

Marketing
CAN AAA GET A JUMP START?
   TABLE: Roadside Attractions

Social Issues
NATIONWIDE STUDENT TESTING? HERE ARE SOME ANSWERS
   TABLE: Pop Quiz

Information Processing
EMC: BUILDING AN EMPIRE BIT BY BIT
   CHART: Sales Are Soaring...The Profits Pour in...And EMC's Share Has Surged
ONSALE: BIG KID ON THE CYBER AUCTION BLOCK
   CHART: Rising Interest

Science & Technology
XEROX WON'T DUPLICATE PAST ERRORS
   TABLE: New Technologies Find a Home
   SCREEN: A Hyperbolic Tree, Part 1
   SCREEN: A Hyperbolic Tree, Part 2
   SCREEN: A Hyperbolic Tree, Part 3

Developments to Watch
THE TESTS ARE BACK FROM THE CD
   PHOTO: Bioscience LabCD
POWER-ASSISTED SQUIRMING
   PHOTO: Textron's Adjustable Car Seat
OPEN WIDE AND TAKE YOUR INSULIN
INNOVATIONS
Developments to Watch Contacts

The Corporation
AT DUPONT, TIME TO BOTH SOW AND REAP
   TABLE: The New Formula

The Workplace
'WORKING CAPITAL': LABOR'S NEW WEAPON?
   TABLE: Where Labor's Money Is...
   TABLE: ...And How the AFL-CIO Wants to Manage It
   SWEENEY: DIG DEEPER

International Business
FOR JAPAN, WILL EXPORTS CURE ALL?
   TABLE: Trouble in Japan
THE REICHMANNS: IT'S IN THE BLOOD
   TABLE: The Makings of a New Reichmann Empire?
   PHOTO: Heathmount Arts COO Abraham Reichmann
BIGGER, FASTER, CHEAPER: REVOLUTION IN THE BOURSES
   TABLE: A Real Donnybrook
AN ADRENALIN RUSH AT ADIDAS

International Outlook
ISRAEL: A RELIGIOUS FEUD COULD DAMAGE U.S. SUPPORT
RUSSIA JOINS THE CLUB
NORWEGIAN POLL STYMIES FUND

Sports Business
SO FAR, VENUS WILLIAMS ISN'T THE VENUS DE MOOLA

Personal Business
WHEN THE LID COMES OFF CLOSED-END FUNDS
   TABLE: Closed-End Funds on Sale
THE PERILS OF INVESTING TOO CLOSE TO HOME
   TABLE: How Overconfidence Hurts Investors
PIT YOUR WITS AGAINST OTHER CYBERNAUTS
   TABLE: Game Action on the Web
CD-ROMs FOR THE PONYTAIL SET
   SCREEN: Rockett's New School
   TABLE: Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
PREVIEWING ON THE WEB: A NIGHT ON THE TOWN
   TABLE: City Living, City Surfing

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
JIANG'S GUTSY GAMBLE
MAKE BROADCASTERS KEEP THEIR WORD

International -- Spotlight on The Netherlands
AN AIRPORT MAY GET ITS WINGS CLIPPED...AS OPPONENTS FLEX THEIR MUSCLES (int'l edition)
   MAP: The Netherlands

International -- Readers Report
A BRIGHTER LOOK AT SOUTH AFRICA'S ECONOMY (int'l edition)
CHINA MAY BE HEADING TOWARD CHAOS (int'l edition)

International -- European Business
A FRENCH INTERNET REVOLUTION? (int'l edition)
   A FRENCH LOVE AFFAIR WITH MINITEL (int'l edition)
RUSSIAN ENERGY'S BRIGHT SPARK (int'l edition)
   TABLE: Resume: Boris A. Brevnov

International -- Asian Business
INDIA TO INDUSTRY: CLEAN UP OR SHUT DOWN (int'l edition)
   TABLE: Who's Behind India's Green Trend
VILLAGE ROADSHOW: AUSTRALIA'S MULTIPLEX MONSTER (int'l edition)

International -- Int'l Business
BACK TO THE FUTURE AT MOLSON (int'l edition)
   TABLE: Molson Returns to What It Knows Best

International -- Finance
FASTER, CHEAPER, BIGGER: REVOLUTION IN THE BOURSES (int'l edition)
   TABLE: A Real Donnybrook
NEW MILLENNIUM, CLEAN SLATE FOR THE WORLD'S POOREST NATIONS? (int'l edition)
   TABLE: The Jubilee Agenda

International -- Editorials
FRANCE, JOIN THE WIRED WORLD (int'l edition)


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