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Which Are Fastest Growing States?

Popular Economics Weekly

A very interesting report by the Philadelphia Fed is just out that surveys economic growth in all 50 states. And the report shows excellent growth continuing in most of the country as of September. 488 more words

Weekly Financial News

Housing Rebound, Feeble Economic Activity: What We Learned During the Week of October 19-23

While housing rebounded in September, 2 measures suggest overall economic activity was weak during the month.  Here are the 5 things we learned from U.S. economic data released during the week ending October 23. 642 more words


Measuring Quality of Life? There's An App for That.

Quality of life plays a significant role in an job candidate’s decision whether or not to relocate to a new community. At this year’s Idaho Housing and Economic Development Conference, economist Rebecca Ryan developed and shared a free… 121 more words

Idaho Department Of Labor

Climate Change Storytelling Contest

Write your best climate change story and get an opportunity to join and cover COP21

While climate change is a global phenomenon, it is hitting the world’s poorest regions – and most marginalized communities – the hardest. 339 more words

Opportunity Desk

China: more signs of economic slowdown

BBC News

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Growth in China’s investment and factory output in August has come in below forecasts, in a further indication that the world’s second-largest economy is losing steam. 268 more words

Canadian Home Prices Will Rise Despite Economic Slowdown

A new poll by Reuters as published on Business News Network has found that Canadian home prices will rise slightly over 5 per cent in the remainder of 2015 and a further 2 per cent in 2016, even with an economic slowdown. 76 more words

National Real Estate Activity

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