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Cover Story
 HOW TO RESHAPE THE WORLD FINANCIAL SYSTEM
    COVER IMAGE: Global Risk
    TABLE: Rescue Plans: Weighing Some Options
    CHART: Stock Market and GDP in Russia, Mexico, and Brazil
    CHART: Stock Market and GDP in Malaysia, Indonesia, and South Korea
    CLEANING UP THAILAND'S MESS: THE LONG STRUGGLE AHEAD
       TABLE: Overhauling Thailand's Financial System
    CHINA BUILDS A WALL--BUT WILL IT HOLD?
    A TALK WITH TREASURY CHIEF RUBIN...
     INTERNATIONAL BALANCED FUNDS: HOLDING UP IN THE MELTDOWN

Enterprise

Up Front
 TALK SHOW
 JULIAN ROBERTSON'S SILENT JAGUAR
 THE NHL TRIPS OVER THE CANADIAN DOLLAR
 THE BEST REVENGE? MORE COMPETITION
 MYTH AND THE MINIMUM WAGE
    CHART: Little Impact
 YOUR BUDDY MAY BE WORTH 30 GRAND
 THE BARD AS BUSINESS GURU
    PHOTO: Participant in ''Shakespeare on Management'' Training Program
 A POLITICAL SITE FOR SORE EYES?
 CHART: Not Everybody Prefers to Be Out Fishin'
 FOOTNOTES

Readers Report
 IMPERFECT WORLD, IMPERFECT STOCK MARKET
 WHEN BAD MODELS LEAD GOOD COMPUTERS ASTRAY
 THE HOUSE HUBBY COMES IN MANY MODELS

Corrections & Clarifications
 ''Orderly growth, and no ulcers'' (Personal Business, Sept. 28)

Letter From Japan
 SOUL SEARCHING ON MT. TERROR
    MAP: Japan

Books
 HOW WE CAME TO BANK ON BLOOD
    PHOTO: Cover, ''Blood''
 PRUDENT PLAYERS OF THE GLOBAL GAME
    PHOTO: Cover, ''A World Transformed''

Technology & You
 LEGO'S LITTLE MIND-BUILDER
    PHOTO: Robotic Invention System
 FUN WITH USBs
 MORE PORTS TO PLAY WITH

Economic Viewpoint
 WHEN THE FREE MARKET IS TOO FREE

Economic Trends
 CONGRESS' IFFY WEDDING GIFT
    CHART: Marriage Penalty or Marriage Bonus?
 A TRANSATLANTIC CREDIT CRUNCH
    CHART: Europe's Stack of I.O.U.s
 THE WIDENING HEALTH-CARE GAP

Business Outlook
 U.S.: WHY THE FED DIDN'T GO FOR A FULL-STRENGTH RATE CUT
    CHART: Exports Are Likely Holding Down Orders
    CHART: Blue Skies Now, But Clouds in the Future
    CHART: The Disconnect between Spending and Income
 COLOMBIA: REFORM MAY STILL RESCUE THIS ECONOMY
    CHART: Another Year of Slow Growth

News: Analysis & Commentary
 THE FED STEPS IN: WILL IT WORK?
    CHART: Market Liquidity is Contracting...
    CHART: ...And the Problem Is Spreading to the U.S.
 LONG-TERM CAPITAL MANAGEMENT: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
 HOW THE GAME WAS PLAYED--AND WHY LONG-TERM LOST
    CHART: Diverging Yields
 COMMENTARY: SLAP A LIMIT ON LEVERAGE--NOW
 GILLETTE TAKES A SHAVE AND A BIG HAIRCUT
    CHART: A Dip from Double Digits
 COMMENTARY: NEEDED: ACCOUNTING THE WORLD CAN TRUST
    CHART: Foreign Companies Come to U.S. Exchanges
 LIZA MINNELLI, NEIL SEDAKA, AND...CLAUDE MONET?
    TABLE: Viva Las Vegas, the New Luxury Resort
 PC MAKERS RACE TO THE BOTTOM
    CHART: Even Lower Prices...Aren't Putting PCs Everywhere
 COMMENTARY: HOW TO REWARD FAILURE: REPRICE STOCK OPTIONS

In Business This Week
 ROBERT HAAS: NEW TURBULENCE IN THE JEAN POOL
 AMR DROPS SOME CARGO
 GETTING STUBBED OUT IN RUSSIA
 MICROSOFT TAKES THE BROWSER LEAD
 HARD TO WATCH THIS MGM STORY
 NEW MATH FOR COLLEGE LOANS
 ET CETERA...
 PIERCING PAGODA: PUNCTURED
    CHART: Piercing Pagoda Stock Price

Washington Outlook
 YES, MONICAGATE WILL MATTER AT THE POLLS
 FAST-TRACK BACKLASH?
 SOUTHERN STRATEGY SHAMBLES

Finance
 HIGH TIMES FOR A FORMER MILKEN MAN
    RESUME: Gary Winnick
    RESUME: Lodwrick M. Cook
 COMMENTARY: WALL STREET'S SOFT DOLLARS: ONLY A BAN WILL DO

Inside Wall Street
 IS VARIAN FAR MORE THAN ITS PARTS?
    CHART: Clipped by Chip-Equipment Woes
 THE BETS ARE BIG INSIDE THE MIDWAY
    CHART: Insiders Buy on the Dips
 BIO-TECH GENERAL ISN'T STUNTED YET
    CHART: A Growth Hormone Boost?

People
 JIM CLARK IS OFF AND RUNNING AGAIN
    RESUME: James Clark
    TABLE: Jim Clark's Knack for Startups

Marketing
 CEREAL-BOX KILLERS ARE ON THE LOOSE
    CHART: Getting Soggy

The Corporation
 MERCK TAKES SOME GROWTH PILLS
    CHART: As Key U.S. Patents Expire...Merck Could Get a Chill

Information Technology
 Y2K: THE GPS SYSTEM NEEDS ITS CLOCK RESET
    TABLE: Another Date to Remember
 COMMENTARY: PORTALS: A GOLDEN DOOR FOR PC MAKERS

Science & Technology
 SILICON EYES
    TABLE: Silicon Eyes Will Soon Be Everywhere
    CHART: Say Cheese
    PHOTO: Kodak Professional Digital Camera
    PHOTO: Peter Denyer, CEO of Vision Group
    PHOTO: Electronic Imaging Device for the Blind

Developments to Watch
 WHAT DOES MARS SOUND LIKE?
 HEARTENING NEWS ABOUT VITAMIN E--FOR MICE
 CUDDLY--AND WITH AN ATTITUDE
    PHOTO: ''Furby'' Virtual Pet
 Developments to Watch Contacts

Sports Business
 COMMENTARY: HOW BOXING COULD GET OFF THE ROPES

International Business
 NAOTO KAN WANTS TO RULE JAPAN--AND HE SAYS SO
    TABLE: Naoto Kan: A Life
 WELL, MAYBE ALCATEL ISN'T 'THE LUCENT OF EUROPE'
    TABLE: Behind Alcatel's Tumble
    CHART: Taking a Fall
 COMMENTARY: A SECRET WEAPON FOR GERMAN REFORM

International Outlook
 HOW CLINTON IS SEEKING SALVATION AS A STATESMAN
 SLOVAKIA BOOTS OUT MECIAR
 THAILAND AVERTS A NEW CRISIS

The Workplace
 COMMENTARY: THE HEALTH-CARE NET IS SHRINKING
    CHART: Employer Coverage Hasn't Rebounded

Government
 THE SMART MISSILE AIMED AT CLINTON
    TABLE: The Cox File
 GUESS WHO'S RAKING IT IN FROM GAMBLING
    TABLE: Gambling Giving

Personal Business
 SAYING ADIOS TO THE OFFICE
    TABLE: Your Telework To-Do List
    COMMENTARY: GIVE TELEWORKERS A TAX BREAK
       TABLE: Tips for Dealing with Uncle Sam
    BUILD YOUR DREAM WORKSPACE
       TABLE: Ways to Save When Outfitting Your Office
    SO YOUR WORKERS WANT TO TELECOMMUTE
    MAKING STAY-AT-HOMES FEEL WELCOME
       TABLE: Telecommuting-Friendly Employers
     MEETING FACE-TO-FACE, VIA VIDEO

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: Investment Figures

Editorials
 NEEDED: A NEW FINANCIAL ARCHITECTURE

International -- Spotlight on Mexico
 THESE TRUCKERS ARE HARDLY TRUCKIN'...BUT WHAT IF THE BORDER MIGRATES? (int'l edition)
    MAP: Texas

International -- Readers Report
 DON'T BLAME MATH FOR THE MADNESS OF THE MARKETS (int'l edition)
 POLAND'S ZLOTY HAS BEEN CONVERTIBLE SINCE 1994 (int'l edition)
 A LARGE WAGE GAP IS A FUNCTION OF LIBERALISM (int'l edition)
 TWO REFORM TARGETS: JAPAN'S TAX RATE AND DERIVATIVES (int'l edition)

International -- European Business
 GERMAN BUSINESS BITES ITS NAILS (int'l edition)
    TABLE: How Business Hopes Schroder Will Play His Hand
 COMMENTARY: PARIS MAY NOT TOAST SCHRODER FOR LONG (int'l edition)

International -- Asian Business
 WILL THIS CHINESE WALL HOLD?
    TABLE: China's Problems...And Its Solutions
 COMMENTARY: ASIA NEEDS A SAFETY NET. BUT WHAT KIND? (int'l edition)
 STAN SHIH'S MOMENT OF TRUTH AT ACER (int'l edition)
    CHART: Acer's Fading U.S. Fortunes

International -- Latin America
 COMMENTARY: BID A FOND ADIOS TO FIXED EXCHANGE RATES (int'l edition)


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