—World Chemical Outlook “” Businesspeople are optimists by nature, and that trait comes through in their predictions for the chemical enterprise’s year ahead. Beaten and bruised by two years of the worst economic conditions since the Great Depression, they still expect better times in 2010. Even economists, practitioners of the dismal science, have positive thoughts about the new year.
by World Chemical Outlook was compiled by Assistant Managing Editor Michael McCoy, Senior Correspondent Marc S. Reisch, and Senior Editors Lisa Jarvis, Rick Mullin, and Alexander H. Tullo in New Jersey; Senior Editor Melody Voith in Washington, D.C.; Senior Correspondent Jean-François Tremblay in Hong Kong; and Senior Correspondent Ann M. Thayer in Houston |
January 11, 2010