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The economic prescience of J.B. Priestley

Turns out J.B. Priestley captures the economic spirit of the age 80 years ago.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 13th, 2017

The uncanny economic relevance of a new Broadway revival of an 80-year-old forgotten play

Turns out J.B. Priestley captures the economic spirit of the age 80 years ago.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 12th, 2017

How Morehead Memorial"s sale affects Rockingham County

The Triad Business Journal hosted its “The State of Rockingham,” panel in Reidsville on Friday. The topics discussed ranged from the future of Morehead Memorial to health care access concerns to economic development strategies......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals2 hr. 28 min. ago

How much could Amazon get in tax incentives from Ohio?

While REDI Cincinnati, the region’s top economic development agency, is keeping its bid for Amazon Inc.’s second headquarters a secret, doing some back-of-the-napkin math when it comes to another deal done in the region recently can provide some g.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals2 hr. 28 min. ago

Economic Report: U.S. ends fiscal 2017 with $666 billion budget deficit

The federal government finished fiscal 2017 with a budget deficit of $666 billion, an increase of $80 billion over the previous year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch3 hr. 13 min. ago

Car Manufacturers Are Electrifying Copper, “The Metal Of The Future”

As many of you know, copper is often seen as an indicator of economic health, historically falling when overall manufacturing and construction is in contraction mode, rising in times of expansion. That appears to be the case today. Currently trading [.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalk5 hr. 13 min. ago

What would happen if Amazon brought 50,000 workers to your city? Ask Seattle.

Amazon.com has driven an economic boom in.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribune5 hr. 58 min. ago

Tech, bank stocks boost Wall Street to record highs amid tax cut hopes

Hopes of tax cuts have helped the market rally, as companies expect the move to lift economic growth and inflation.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard6 hr. 13 min. ago

Robert Half (RHI) Q3 Earnings Likely to Decline: Here"s Why

Robert Half's (RHI) performance in the third-quarter is likely to be hurt by weak revenues from its Protiviti and Global Staffing Divisions. With improving economic and labor market condi.....»»

Category: worldSource: nyt6 hr. 42 min. ago

Economic Report: Low supply, high prices still keeping a lid on sales of existing U.S. homes

Sales of existing U.S. homes rose slightly in September, but they continue to be held back by low supplies and high prices......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch6 hr. 58 min. ago

How winning the race to be Amazon’s second headquarters could turn out to be a curse

The housing market—as it relates to Amazon’s economic reach, its probable boost to demand for diverse housing .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch6 hr. 58 min. ago

Japan"s Abe Parlays North Korean Threat Into Advantage

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is on course for a big electoral victory on Sunday, latest polls suggest, helped by economic growth, opposition disarray and an existential threat from North Korea’s nuclear program......»»

Category: topSource: wsj9 hr. 28 min. ago

Russia"s Rosneft to take control of Kurdish oil pipeline amid crisis

The move appears to be part of strategy by President Putin to boost Moscow's Middle Eastern political and economic influence.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard9 hr. 43 min. ago

Higher taxes can lower inequality without denting economic growth

INEQUALITY is one of the big political issues of the 21st century, with many commentators citing it as a significant factor behind the rise of populism. After all, nothing could be more indicative of the triumph of the common man than t.....»»

Category: economicsSource: economist11 hr. 12 min. ago

Buffalo rises 15 places in U.S. economic rankings

Buffalo has risen 15 places in a nationwide measure of local economic strength. The 2017 ACBJ Economic Index, which was released this morning, puts Buffalo in 70th place among the nation's 100 biggest metropolitan areas. That's up from 85th place a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals11 hr. 13 min. ago

Startup growth is back to pre-recession levels. Here"s where it stands for Ohio cities

Entrepreneurship is back. According to the Kauffman Foundation’s newly released Index of Growth Entrepreneurship, the rate of startup growth nationally exceeds pre-recession levels for the first time since the economic downturn last decade. Add.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals11 hr. 43 min. ago

Cover Story: Triangle’s Economic Scorecard: A tale of two regions

Among the 100 metropolitan areas studied for this report, Raleigh ranks 79th in per capita change in income in the past year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals11 hr. 43 min. ago

Conference Board Leading Economic Index: First Decline In Over A Year

Conference Board Leading Economic Index: First Decline In Over A Year.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalpha12 hr. 43 min. ago

Oil rises on tighter fundamentals, but China warning holds back market

Oil prices edged up on Friday, supported by signs of tightening supply and demand fundamentals, although a warning about excessive China economic optimism still weighed somewhat on markets......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews14 hr. 58 min. ago

27. Sacramento

The following breakdown for the Sacramento metropolitan area is based on the 2017 ACBJ Economic Index, an assessment of the economic health of the nation’s 100 largest metros. Click here to see the top-to-bottom standings. These rankings by America.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals14 hr. 58 min. ago

82. Rochester, N.Y.

The following breakdown for the Rochester, N.Y., metropolitan area is based on the 2017 ACBJ Economic Index, an assessment of the economic health of the nation’s 100 largest metros. Click here to see the top-to-bottom standings. These rankings by .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals14 hr. 58 min. ago