Yes, Virginia, There Surely Is a "New Economy."
Still doubt there's a "new economy"? Harvard's endowment is so mighty it makes university bosses worldwide quake in awe. A Harvard prof-pal, returning from a research stint in Silicon Valley, reports that Sergey Brin and Larry Page's net worth exceeds that fabled Haaavaad endowment. (Maybe deposed prexy Larry Summers is angling for a Google job ... with options?)