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The most improved state of 2016

2016 was a banner year for the US economy. Housing prices overall have now fully recovered from their lows during the financial crisis, consumer confidence is up and the Dow breaks record highs on the regular. 31 more words

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Livingston Survey

I’ve noted in the past that one of my favorite economic forecasts comes from the Philadelphia FED.  The semi-annual Livingston Survey captures the sentiments of 28 leading economic forecasters on key metrics, such as unemployment, GDP growth, and inflation.  653 more words


Philadelphia Federal Reserve Hosts Conference To Improve Local Economies

by Mike Dougherty

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Improving local economies is the objective of a three-day conference hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia.

Leaders from around the country are in the city to discuss ways to get more Americans working. 149 more words


Neighbours of lottery winners more likely to go bankrupt in futile attempt at keeping up with the Joneses, study finds

Neighbours of a lottery winner are more likely to drive themselves to bankruptcy, says a Canada-based study that looks at the self-destructive side of “keeping up with the Joneses.” 435 more words