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Why we will all miss Alan Abelson

Brooke Southall of RIABiz.com writes about why readers of Barron’s will really miss columnist Alan Abelson, who died earlier this week. Southall writes, “Often things happen on Fridays and his columns that appeared Saturday...

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Abelson could move stock prices

The writer who critiqued Wall Street and companies the most during the last 30 years of the 20th century was Alan Abelson of Barron’s, whose death at age 87 was announced on Thursday. While...

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Ex-Newsweek biz writer dies at 90

Gerald Barry, a business journalist for Newsweek in the 1960s, died last week in Greenwich Village at the age of 90. Albert Amateau of The Villager writes, ‘In the 1950s, he worked for International...