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Feb. 15, 1999




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COVER STORY
Generation Y
   COVER IMAGE: Generation Y
   TABLE: Cool Stuff
   CHART: The Second Booming
   ''We Are Going to Own This Generation''
   ONLINE ORIGINAL: Can Gen Yers Down Enough Mountain Dew to Lift Pepsi's Stock?
 
INTERNATIONAL -- ASIAN COVER STORY
Japan's Desperate Deals (int'l edition)
   COVER IMAGE: Japan's Desperate Deals
   TABLE: Wealth Illusion
   The Gaijin Are Coming! The Gaijin Are Coming! (int'l edition)
 
INTERNATIONAL -- EUROPEAN COVER STORY
Finance, C'est Nous (int'l edition)
   COVER IMAGE: Finance, C'est Nous
   TABLE: France Has a Lock on Piles of Assets...
   TABLE: ...But Its Banks Have Far to Go
   SG Paribas: ''We Don't Need to Rival Goldman Sachs'' (int'l edition)
 
UP FRONT
Talk Show
Incognito on the Net
Siegfried and Gorby?
Jackie Mania Hits the High Seas
Invasion of the Cyber Headhunters
It'll Be a Quiet Party in Oshkosh
Calling All Couch Potatoes
Say It with Freshness Dating
CHART: Cable Futures
Footnotes
 
READERS REPORT
At Wal-Mart, the Welcome Mat Was Out
A Rational Lack of Exuberance for the Roth
Where Al Gore Parts Company with the Techies
Telepests Need Not Fear the Law
What Michael Jordan Didn't Say
History: Why the Facts Are So Elusive
Fables of the Bull Market
 
CORRECTIONS & CLARIFICATIONS
''File your taxes--and save a tree'' (Personal Business, Feb. 1)
 
TECHNOLOGY & YOU
HP's CapShare: A Failure to Communicate
   TABLE: HP's CapShare 910
   PHOTO: HP's CapShare 910
 
LETTER FROM CHICAGO
The Main Event: Trading Pits vs. Cyberspace
   MAP: Chicago
 
BOOKS
A $50,000 Car and You're Still Not Happy
   PHOTO: Cover, ''Luxury Fever''
Brainy Gizmos
   PHOTO: Cover, ''When Things Start to Think''
C'mon, Decide
   PHOTO: Cover, ''Smart Choices''
The Business Week Best-Seller List
 
ECONOMIC VIEWPOINT
Social Security: Clinton's Plan Is Right on the Money
 
ECONOMIC TRENDS
Big Investors Hone an Edge
   CHART: Do Institutions Move the Market?
The Downside of the '98 Boom
Growing Gender Gap on Campus
   CHART: Sheepskins in Demand
 
BUSINESS OUTLOOK
U.S.: A Quirk Here, a Quirk There, and 1999 Came in Like a Lion
   CHART: Auto Output Lifted Yearend GDP Growth
   CHART: Homes Sales Skyrocket
   CHART: A January Bounce in Factory Activity
Switzerland: A Dip in Exports Hobbles the Recovery
   CHART: Unemployment Is Trending Lower
 
NEWS: ANALYSIS & COMMENTARY
There's New Life in the Old Boom
   TABLE: The Economy That Keeps Surprising
At the Economics Powwow, Bigwigs Talk of Bipolarity
Commentary: The Baby Boom That Ate the Budget
   CHART: The Graying of the Budget
Commentary: Microsoft Outsmarts Itself
Bypassing Windows
Why Searle Is Feeling No Pain
   TABLE: How Celebrex' Hot Launch Stacks Up
Commentary: Slimmer Rewards for a Job Poorly Done
Jay Pritzker's Mantle Fits Pretty Well
   TABLE: The Pritzker Empire: A Sampling
Commentary: In Fourth Gear, Ford Heads for First Place
 
IN BUSINESS THIS WEEK
Michael D. Eisner: Disney's New Family Values
Saying Sayonara to Long-Term
A Patriot for Hilton?
AT&T and MCI Pick Different Paths
Minnesotans vs. Northwest--Again
Software That's against the Law
Et Cetera...
Medtronic's Pounding Pulse
   CHART: Medtronic Stock Price
 
WASHINGTON OUTLOOK
Why the Patients' Bill of Rights Could Pull Through
Gore Ain't Got That Swing
No Free Lunch Dept.
 
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS
Japan's Desperate Deals
   TABLE: Wealth Illusion
The French Flex Their Muscles
   TABLE: France Has a Lock on Piles of Assets...
   TABLE: ...But Its Banks Have Far to Go
 
INTERNATIONAL OUTLOOK
Israel: A National Unity Pact May Be the Last Best Hope
Twilight of an Oligarch
Mexico Mulls Huge Sell-Off
 
MEDIA
Why Hicks Muse Put Chancellor Media on the Block
   TABLE: Chancellor vs. Its Rivals
 
MARKETING
Bated Breath in Toyland
   PHOTO: Anakin Skywalker
 
GOVERNMENT
Bill Bradley: ''We Need to Think Bigger Thoughts'' (extended)
 
SPORTS BUSINESS
Fire and Ice at the NHL
   TABLE: Bumps, Body Checks...And Reasons for Optimism
 
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
How Legend Lives Up to Its Name
   CHART: Legend's Sales Are Leaping Again...And Profits Are Back
   Foreign Rivals vs. the Chinese: If You Can't Beat 'em...
      TABLE: Way Out in Front in China
 
FINANCE
Benchmark's Venture Capitalists Take the Valley by Storm
   TABLE: Giant Killers
   TABLE: Benchmark Bets
 
INSIDE WALL STREET
Gucci: Will the Other Shoe Drop?
Heavier Loads for One P.O. Trucker
   CHART: Will Net Hopes Drive It Higher?
This Diskmaker Is Really Spinning
   CHART: Reflecting DVDs' Rosy Future
 
MUTUAL FUND SCOREBOARD
A Bargain Hunter's Guide to Closed-End Funds
   TABLE: The Best of the Bunch
   TABLE: Closed-End Equity Funds (.pdf)
 
THE CORPORATION
At Livent, Is Fraud the Thing?
   TABLE: What the SEC Sees
 
DEVELOPMENTS TO WATCH
Sleeping on the Right Side of the Brain
Fluorescent Lights Get a Green Glow
AIDS Drugs May Rehabilitate the Immune System
A Starvation Diet for Tumors
Developments to Watch Contacts
 
PERSONAL BUSINESS
Guarding Your Laptop--and Its Secrets
   TABLE: Safe Travel with Your PC
   Help Desk: Easy Back-Ups
Bantamweights That Pack a Punch
   TABLE: Laptops on a Diet
   Help Desk: The Net in Your Palm
Now You Can Stay Wired Everywhere
   TABLE: En Route, But Connected
   Help Desk: Hit the Road, Jack
   Help Desk: Digital Aid
Phones That Can Roam the Planet
   TABLE: Calling Around the Globe
Commentary: We've Got a Bad Case of Digital Gizmosis
   Help Desk: Laptop Insurance
Scoping Out Stocks for a World on the Go
   TABLE: Mobile Computing Plays
 
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
A Better Use of Surpluses
Fortress Japan, R.I.P.
 
INTERNATIONAL -- SPOTLIGHT ON ISRAEL
As Vineyards Sprout in the Hills...A Restaurateur Has a New Passion (int'l edition)
   MAP: Israel
 
INTERNATIONAL -- READERS REPORT
Is Washington the World's Cultural Nanny? (int'l edition)
Reality Check from the IMF (int'l edition)
The Trade Gap Can't Be Wished Away (int'l edition)
 
INTERNATIONAL -- ASIAN BUSINESS
Comeback of an Indonesian Crony Capitalist (int'l edition)
   TABLE: A Gontha Snapshot
 
INTERNATIONAL -- EUROPEAN BUSINESS
Germany Enters the New Economy (int'l edition)
   TABLE: Germany: The New vs. the Old
Commentary: Germany: Coddling Labor Is No Way to Create Jobs (int'l edition)
Is Moscow's Control Falling to Pieces? (int'l edition)
Fiat May Follow in Volvo's Tracks (int'l edition)
   TABLE: The Squeeze at Fiat
   PHOTO: Fiat Bravo
Volvo's $6.5 Billion War Chest (int'l edition)
 
INTERNATIONAL -- FINANCE
Latin America's Meltdown Is the Mother of Invention (int'l edition)
   TABLE: How Latin Companies Raise Cash When Global Banks Stop Lending



 
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