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Business News Archive - April 27, 2008

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The economy is mucking through falling house values, tightening credit and slumping consumer spending. But at One Busch Place, Anheuser-Busch executives are banking on beer being what they call "recession-resistant" -- largely immune to economic swings and turbulence in the markets.

Word of the Day
cowpooling
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.