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Aug. 9, 1999
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The Saga of Maytag's Lloyd Ward
COVER IMAGE: The Saga of Lloyd Ward
PHOTO: Lloyd Ward with the Maytag Repairman
RESUME: Lloyd David Ward
PHOTO: Lloyd Ward's Childhood Home in Romulus, Mich.
PHOTO: Four of the Five Ward Children: Delbert (left), Rubert (back), Vivian, and Lloyd (right)
PHOTO: Lloyd Ward Addressing Maytag Employees, 1996
PHOTO: Lloyd Ward with Students at A.C. Maceo High School in Dallas
TABLE: Maytag's Hot New Appliances
CHART: Ward's Touch Helps Maytag Clean Up
Don't Mess With This Maytag Repairman
ONLINE ORIGINAL: Lloyd Ward on ''Diversity as a Business Agenda''
ONLINE ORIGINAL: Can Maytag's Stock Keep Spinning Faster?
INTERNATIONAL -- INT'L COVER STORY
Asia: Recovery without Reform (int'l edition)
INT'L COVER IMAGE: Recovery without Reform
CHART: Asia's Jumpy Markets
TABLE: Reform at Risk
Commentary: Don't Look Now, but China May Devalue After All (int'l edition)
Cisco's White Paper Gets Ripped
How ''Fun'' Became the F-Word
Why the Greens Are Seeing Red
TABLE: The Line on Online Brokers
Now It's Harder to Fake Your Death
Mining a Site's Mistaken Identity
Hong Kong's Kitty Craze
PHOTO: Sanrio's Hello Kitty Toys
CHART: Retirement Planning Starts Early
Retirees Could Get Shortchanged
The House of Labor Needs Some Cleaning
You Never Know When You'll Need Long-Term Care
Does Silicon Valley ''Look Like America''?
Don't Blame Native Americans for This Blunder
Buffett: Long Live the Happy CEO
CORRECTIONS & CLARIFICATIONS
The ''Innovations'' item about microwaving metals (Developments to Watch, July 26)
''Why it's not a blockbuster IPO'' (News: Analysis & Commentary, Aug. 2)
''Paying for pills won't pay for itself'' (News: Analysis & Commentary, July 19)
The Curious Culture of Silicon Valley
PHOTO: Cover, ''The Nudist on the Late Shift''
The Business Week Best-Seller List
TECHNOLOGY & YOU
Europe: The Wireless Continent
HMOs: A Good Idea That Could Get a Lot Better
Home Is Where the Nest Egg Is
CHART: Home Sweet Home
$6 an Hour? No Problem
To Grandma's House They Go
Pushing the Panic Button
U.S.: It's Not About the Growth Rate
CHART: Confidence over Jobs Is the Highest Ever
CHART: The Fed's View of the Economy
CHART: Homebuying Sets Another Record
Czech Republic: Keeping Fingers Crossed for Recovery
CHART: The Czech Recession Worsens
NEWS: ANALYSIS & COMMENTARY
The National Debt
TABLE: The Debt-Payoff Payoff
Portal Combat: Microsoft vs. AOL
TABLE: Cyberspace Gladiators
For Top Talent, How Green Is the Valley
Commentary: Women in the Workplace: Is Parity Finally in Sight?
Autos: Smoke and Mirrors and Mileage
TABLE: Auto Makers' Bag of Tricks
From the New Beetle to--a VW Pickup?
CHART: VW Sales Are Soaring in the U.S....More Than Doubling Its Market Share
Here's TV's Next ''Next Big Thing''
Closing In on an HIV Vaccine?
IN BUSINESS THIS WEEK
Gary Wendt: A Capital Exercise
eMachines: In Compaq's Sights
A Cable Guy Takes a Breather...
...But Another Keeps Shopping
Beverly: Bracing for a Big Fine?
A Flu Drug Gets the FDA's O.K.--Barely
CHART: Revlon Stock Price
Clinton's Game: Sue Big Tobacco--and Burn the GOP
Gore: Cut Middle-Class Taxes
Revenge of the Lawyers
You've Got Congressional Mail
The Yank Who's King of British Cable
TABLE: Barclay Knapp: American Invader
Commentary: France: A CEO's Pay Shouldn't Be a Secret
Springtime in Europe at Last?
TABLE: On the Rebound
Corporate Japan: No Room at the Top
TABLE: Losing Weight
Asia Is Whispering: ''Yankee Come Back''
Children's Books: Just Wild about Harry Potter
TABLE: Harry Potter and His Global Craze
PHOTO: Three Books in the Harry Potter Series
How GE Locked Up That Boeing Order
CHART: GE Dominates Engine Sales Globally...But Wants a Larger Piece of Boeing's Big Jet
The Man Who Would Be Welch
The NYSE: A Street Scandal That May Not Die
Inside Wall Street: A Report Card
TABLE: Comparing the Column
TABLE: The Inside Wall Street Scorecard
TABLE: The Best Performers...
TABLE: ...And the Worst
Commentary: Faster, Cheaper Trading--Can the Regulators Keep Up?
TABLE: Where Stock Markets Are Headed
The War Against eToys Is No Game
TABLE: Cyber Toy Battle
SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
Battle of the Car Batteries
TABLE: The Promise of Evercel
GRAPHIC: Lightening Up Car Batteries
PHOTO: Evercel's Rechargeable Nickel-Zinc Batteries
DEVELOPMENTS TO WATCH
Smart 'Bots Go Where No Man Has Gone Before
Why a Man-Made Cancer Cell Is Good News
Beat Hep B, Go Eat a Potato
Will Net Pricing Go a La Carte?
Developments to Watch Contacts
Wiring the Ivory Tower
TABLE: Colleges Are Moving into Cyberspace
Cyberspace Learning: I Give It an A-
The Net: The Biggest Used-Car Lot of All
TABLE: Where to Find That Car
Wanna Test-Drive a Dealership Stock?
TABLE: Lots on the Block
Exchange Funds: Time to Swap 'n' Save?
TABLE: How It Works
The Employment Report: A Market-Rocking Day
TABLE: Employment Measures
BUSINESSWEEK INVESTOR -- THE BARKER PORTFOLIO
Your Options on Options
TABLE: Exercise Now, or Wait?
BUSINESSWEEK INVESTOR -- INSIDE WALL STREET
A Fresh Aspect
CHART: Fighting Back from a Plunge
Waltzing with a Hefty Partner
CHART: Buoyed by a Marketing Pact
Set to Spin Off a Web Newbie?
CHART: Soaring Like an Internet Stock
FIGURES OF THE WEEK
Figures of the Week
CHART: Production Index
Production Index Components
HISTORICAL DATA: BW Index Back to 1992
CHART: S&P 500
CHART: Mutual Funds
The Week Ahead
Preventing Further Asian Flu
Big Board: Look Before You List
The Maytag Man Who Never Rests
INTERNATIONAL -- SPOTLIGHT ON VENEZUELA
Solar Power Lights Up a Village...As a Poor State Longs for Tourists (int'l edition)
INTERNATIONAL -- READERS REPORT
Lifetime Employment Was Never the Japanese Norm (int'l edition)
Gene Therapy Offers Hope for Orphan Diseases (int'l edition)
Coke's Boss Doesn't Get It (int'l edition)
Let's Not Waste Millions on Spoiled Athletes (int'l edition)
Different Take on Debt Forgiveness (int'l edition)
INTERNATIONAL -- ASIAN BUSINESS
Can Carmaker Astra Pull Off This U-Turn? (int'l edition)
Squeezing New Life out of an Old Technology (int'l edition)
TABLE: The CD-R Boom
INTERNATIONAL -- EUROPEAN BUSINESS
The Yankee Cable King (int'l edition)
TABLE: Barclay Knapp: The American Invader (int'l edition)
A Euro Trustbuster's Parting Volley (int'l edition)
TABLE: Van Miert's Legacy
A Microchip in Your Ear (int'l edition)
TABLE: Loud and Clear
Commentary: France: A CEO's Pay Shouldn't Be a Secret (int'l edition)
INTERNATIONAL -- EDITORIALS
New Arab Leaders Need New Ideas (int'l edition)