Economic development creates opportunities to grow state, local and metro areas, which are essential for economic growth, improved quality of life and community development. Economic Trends articles below.
New Deloitte study finds optimism has increased following the presidential election, yet uncertainty looms over new policies and regulations ahead.
U.S. manufacturers plan to hire skilled workers and invest in businesses, while overseas expansion declines, reflecting elevated concern regarding the strong dollar and increased foreign competition, according to PwC's Q1 2015 Manufacturing Barometer.
Job security and economic outlook within the manufacturing and logistics sectors on the upswing according to a recent survey from Randstad.
According to the report, 58% of CEOs plan on hiring in the year ahead, the highest percentage since 2007.
The report details winter weather's impact on U.S. economic data and the outlook for the economy and commercial real estate.