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Fact of the Week

Fact of the Week

The first American president with an MBA may not have hit the trifecta, but he has still managed a dubious exacta. From July through September, the major stock indexes had their worst quarter since the final quarter of 1987. And domestic equity mutual funds had their worst quarter since 1981, with only 86 up and over 8000 down for the quarter.

Source: New York Times, 6 October 2002.

This week's columns

It's the Economy, Not Iraq, Stupid!
Paul Corrigan

Despite the best efforts of Republican politicians and their spinmasters, the American public appears poised to send politicians a message in November's midterm elections.

Bad Credit
Tim Francis-Wright

Even the most responsible state tax credits can be bad deals for the states issuing them.

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