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Recent trends and outlook for construction spending

Trends and outlook for construction spending are an important indicator for economic growth. This is mainly because one of the strongest signs that the economy is growing is a boom in construction spending. 452 more words

Trends And Outlook For Construction


The flutter of economic activity around the world has certainly caused a whirlwind of market and home loan rate movement in the last few weeks. 324 more words


What is Wrong with the US Stock Market?

“Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It is the transition that is troublesome.” Isaac Asimov


A client and friend asked why the current US stock market was having a hard time finding a path and if I saw this lack of a path as a threat to the global financial stability. 1,498 more words

Around Idaho: May Economic Activity

  • Information provided in this article has been gathered from various sources throughout the state, including professional sources, news releases, weekly and daily newspapers, television and other media.
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Idaho Department Of Labor

Summer Reading: "Underground Economy" by Sudhir Venkatesh

Professor Musatti, my Development Economics professor, was kind enough to lend me her copy of “Off the Books: The Underground Economy of the Urban Poor” by Sudhir Alladi Venkatesh. 517 more words


Welcome to My Personal Website and Blog

I’m Kevin Credit, a second-year Ph.D. student in Urban Planning at Arizona State University. My research interests are generally in economic development and transportation – small businesses, entrepreneurship, clusters of economic activity, agglomeration, public transit, TOD, and spatial analysis – which all sounds very formal and quantitative and boring (it really isn’t). 108 more words

Modi Government's reform agenda has brought dynamism back to Indian economy

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Hong Kong: Fitch Ratings has affirmed India’s Long-Term Foreign and Local Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at ‘BBB-‘. The issue ratings on India’s senior unsecured foreign and local currency bonds are also affirmed at ‘BBB-‘. 983 more words