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MONEY MARKETS 66 LBOs: GREED, GOOD BUSINESS OR BOTH? The outcry reflects way too much hysteria and far too little understanding. Here’ s how to think about buyouts. by John Paul Newport Jr.
75 WHERE ALL THE MONEY COMES FROM Cash for deals is flying in from everywhere. The corporate borrowing binge does not seem risky at least not yet. by Vivian Brownstein
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MANAGING 89 THE NEW POWER IN BLACK DECKER CEO Nolan Archibald and his whiz kids are making Japan take notice. by John Huey
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10 NEWS/ TRENDS OPEC’ s cheaters, more turbulence at Texaco, still going with the wind at Tara, unbundled stocks, Pampers in the men’ s room, Ross Perot in costume, and more.
19 FORTUNE FORECAST Attacking the budget and trade deficits now will bring years of prosperity, says a noted international economics expert. Doing nothing will invite stagflation or worse. by C. Fred Bergsten
25 PERSONAL INVESTING Good buys in bad times for interest sensitive shares. by Joshua Mendes
Also: What to do if you own stock in a takeover target, hidden values for 1989, and Portfolio Talk with Ted Rosenberg.
96 COMPANIES TO WATCH Great Lakes Chemical Corp, Dyansen Corp, Medstat Systems Inc, and Regis Corp. by Julianne Slovak
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111 KEEPING UP An abundance of poverty, windy moments in Washington, New York’ s smart boys, and other matters. by Daniel Seligman
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