Business & Finance: Exploration of the Future

A tall, spare economist from the University of Denver, Dr. Abraham David Hannath Kaplan, returned from an economic expedition into darkest Reconversion last week with an assurance to U.S. businessmen that in the early postwar world they have little to fear. His report was his book The Liquidation of War Production (McGraw-Hill; $1.50), second of the projected series by the research division of the Committee for Economic Development.

In his book, Economic Explorer Kaplan pointed out the landmarks by which each businessman must guide himself in his travels into the future.

The liquidation of...

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