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Monday, October 22nd, 2001

Economists and pundits agree that the U.S. economy is going through a rocky stretch, but why? And how can we fix it? In this column from the Washington Monthly, Karen Kornbluh looks at some significant trends in the last year that may have alot to do with the economic slowdown, and what might be done to turn things around.

(Ignore the article subtitle -- it's actually about recent events in the telecommunications industry, rather than some sort of political commentary as the headline would suggest.)