The Optimistic Australian

Light, Deborah
June 1999
Bulletin with Newsweek;06/15/99, Vol. 117 Issue 6178, p64
Presents information on former Broken Hill Proprietary (BHP) chief executive, John Prescott and his career in Australian business. How the stock market reacted to his premature resignation from BHP; He and other businessmen starting the Horizon Private Equity Management fund; The fund's goals; Prescott's thoughts on the economy of Australia and the impact of the commodity price cycle in the late 1990s.


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