TITLE

Here's a wish list for 2009 -- a different, better New Year

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Elton
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Western Farm Press;1/17/2009, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's wish for economic development in the U.S. in 2009. He anticipates that consumers will use ethanol and biodiesel as an alternative to petroleum products to save energy and protect the environment. He hopes that lending institution would be back to normal because it contributes to the stock market crash in 2008.
ACCESSION #
36130123

 

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