mm108: Whistling past the graveyard department

August 20, 2007

MUDGE’S Musings

Been there. Done that. Have the tee shirt. The tee shirt has holes in it…



August 20, 2007 2:43 PM PDT

Harvard economist: Dot-com crash won’t repeat

Posted by Declan McCullagh

ASPEN, Colo.–It may seem that there’s another Internet bubble afoot, given companies like–“show off your books!”–receiving venture capital funding.

But an eminent Harvard economist says it’s not true. “The IT boom is not coming back,” Dale Jorgenson, a Harvard university professor, said on Monday. “On the other hand we’re not in the midst of another dot-com crash.”

Short and sweet, like this story, we all hope…

[Per L-HC’s reformed process, please click the link below for the complete article — but then please come on back!]

Harvard economist: Dot-com crash won’t repeat | Tech news blog – CNET

Of course, Dr. Jorgenson was not quoted regarding the oncoming mortgage/credit tragedy…

Different week, at a different resort, I’m sure.

It’s it for now, thanks.