TO OUR READERS 4
COVER: America's Frightening New World of Work 32
If this is a recovery, why do we feel so bad? Because downsizing and global competition are destroying our jobs. Tomorrow's workers will have to be supersmart and ready to switch careers.
After Academe: New graduates face grim job prospects 36
Retraining: Why it seldom seems to work 38
Trade: Next, Clinton wants to increase business with Asia 39
POLITICS: United We Stand 40
Perot's group assures his political survival
ELECTIONS: Sitting-Around Money 42
Did New Jersey Republicans pay blacks not to vote?