Time Magazine Contents Page September 14, 1987

Vol. 130 No. 11


COVER: America is a country for sale as foreigners rush in to buy, buy, buy

Flush with cash and encouraged by the falling dollar, investors from overseas are snapping up skyscrapers and shopping malls, corporations and forest land, refineries and casinos. Already, Manhattan' s landmark Tiffany building is Japanese, Brooks Brothers is Canadian, and Sohio is in British hands. Is foreign ownership a danger? See ECONOMY & BUSINESS.


NATION: The candidates leap from the starting gate in search of cutting themes

Five months before the Iowa caucuses, the campaign remains eerily formless and wide open. A TIME poll finds...

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