August 1974
Time;8/19/1974, Vol. 104 Issue 8, p99
The article discusses the economic consequences in U.S. business community on the accession of President Gerald Ford from the Administration of President Richard Nixon. It states that the turn over ceremony is the relief rather than a celebration from a long-threatening cloud of uncertainty. It notes that the business executives hoped public faith in new White House leadership and Government management can elicit development in the troubled economy. It also presents various opinions from several executives on the matter including George Strichman, chairman of Colt Industries, a huge conglomerate, Charles W. Moore, research director of William C. Rodney & Co., a Michigan brokerage house, and Henry Walker Jr., chairman of the Honolulu-based Amfac, Inc.


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