Tuesday, January 29, 2008

Hints for articles assigned for Fin 4920

I tried to help a student find some assigned readings for Fin 4920 (Prof. DeLong)
We had trouble finding them by the titles listed on the syllabus. Perhaps the titles were varied on the online or print editions.

on Factiva--we found this article after a keyword search. The syllabus title lacks Politics and Economics

found article:
Politics & Economics: Foreign Companies Slowed Capital Spending in U.S.
The Wall Street Journal, 21 April 2006, 872 words, (English)

Rather than Crackdown in trade, the title on Factiva for the second is:
Kuwait Times: Crackdown on trade in illegal software.
Kuwait Times, 10 April 2006, 472 words, (English)
KUWAIT: Authorities in Kuwait have launched a crackdown in the trade of illegal software by raiding two computer stores and seizing two personal computers loaded with pirated software. The Government of Kuwait in recent years enacted ...

Hope this helps.

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