The University of Hawaii’s Economic Research Organization is optimistic about the state’s economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, with improving labor market conditions and the expected return of international visitors. (Photo courtesy of University of Hawaii) A University of Hawaii organization is optimistic about the state’s economic recovery from theRead More →

25/01/2022 / Press release Indicators for the euro area as well as for Slovenia in the last quarter of last year suggest that the impact of the epidemiological situation on economic activity has been relatively weak. Economic growth has slowed slightly since Slovenia regained its pre-crisis level of activity, butRead More →

Economic activity in Colorado has rebounded to its pre-pandemic peak in September 2021 and the economy is expected to continue to expand, according to a new quarterly report released by the restored Colorado Futures Center of the Colorado State University System. The new forecast, called ColoradoCast, is a short-term (six-month)Read More →

SALISBURY, Md- Business executives and government officials met at Salisbury University’s Purdue School of Business on Friday for the South Delmarva 2022 economic forecast, expressing cautious optimism and highlighting the growth driven by investments. Speakers at the conference spoke of the region’s top 3 challenges, affordable child care, the expansionRead More →

From a demand perspective, the US economy has fully recovered from the pandemic recession. And production, although not yet there, will return to its long-term trend in the near future. That, according to a new forecast published yesterday in the 12th Annual Inland Empire Economic Forecasting Conference, hosted by UCRead More →

(Credit: Unsplash) This article is brought to you in association with the European Commission. The EU economy is recovering from the pandemic recession faster than expected. As vaccination campaigns progressed and restrictions began to be lifted, growth resumed in the spring and continued unabated through the summer, supported by theRead More →

INDIANAPOLIS – Economists at the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University expect the economies of the United States and Indiana to remain somewhat resilient in the face of the challenges presented by COVID-19 and the supply chain issues, but labor shortages will continue to be a major concern forRead More →

WASHINGTON – If you find the current economy a little confusing, don’t worry: so do the country’s top economic official, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell. In a long-awaited press conference on Wednesday, Powell said the Fed was sticking to its fundamental economic forecast: COVID-19 will eventually subside, which, in turn,Read More →

BoT raises hopes of economic recovery Central bank expects next week’s reopening to boost confidence and consumption The atmosphere inside the Srinagarindra train night market which reopened after being closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Bank of Thailand (BoT) expects next week’s reopening to further boost public confidence, following improvedRead More →

“The non-residential construction backlog fell for a second consecutive month as skills and input shortages hit the industry,” said Anirban Basu, chief economist at Associated Builders and Contractors. “A growing number of contractors are reporting shortages of materials such as copper and PVC pipe. “ The construction order book indicatorRead More →

Governor Doug Ducey highlighted Arizona’s economic momentum and workforce development during a discussion at the National Governors Association’s Workforce Symposium with Bill McBride, Executive Director of association. Arizona experienced one of the strongest economic dynamics in the country last year and has been able to maintain it throughout the pandemicRead More →

Shipping containers are seen at the port of Bayonne, New Jersey, United States, August 21, 2021. REUTERS / Andrew Kelly The consumer confidence index fell 5.9 pts to 109.3 in September Merchandise trade deficit increases 0.9% to $ 87.6 billion in August Wholesale inventories jump 1.2%; retail stocks gain 0.1%Read More →

What explains this? Above all, if we can shift economic activity from the most affected areas to more protected areas, we can mitigate the effect on the economy. The magnitude of the benefits of migration, however, depends on two assumptions. First, migration is believed to occur due to a gradualRead More →

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the world’s most vulnerable populations through loss of life, health, jobs, income, assets and education. The World Bank’s High Frequency Telephone Surveys (HFPS) ​​help identify the main fault lines along which the uneven impacts of the pandemic are emerging in developing countries (country-level indicators producedRead More →

Reading time: 3 minutes Economic development in Scotland SPICe has published a briefing note on economic development in Scotland. The briefing provides an overview of the economic development landscape in Scotland. It examines the main organizations involved in the implementation of economic development activities, the direction of economic development strategyRead More →

* President launches city university program to create job-creating economic environment Thu. July 15, 2021, 8:51 p.m. SL time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka. July 15, Colombo: Keeping another promise of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s “Vision for Prosperity” policy statement, City University’s program to establish universities in each district began today.Read More →

(Credit: Unsplash) This article is presented to you in association with the European Commission. The spring 2021 economic forecast projects the EU economy to grow 4.2% in 2021 and 4.4% in 2022. The euro area economy is expected to grow by 4.3% this year and 4.4% next year. This representsRead More →

The Federal Reserve on Wednesday raised its forecast for 2021 gross domestic product by more than 50% from its December estimate while keeping interest rates stable. GDP is now expected to grow 6.5% in 2021 before slowing in the following years, according to the Federal Open Market Committee, the centralRead More →

GDP will experience an impressive recovery in FY22, with 13% growth based on weak base and vaccine benefits, Goldman Sachs said in a report. MUMBAI: Foreign brokerage firm Goldman Sachs on Tuesday raised its forecast for India’s GDP to contract 10.3 percent in FY21, from an earlier estimate of negativeRead More →

After sharply reducing India’s economic growth forecast to a contraction of 14.3% just two months ago, US brokerage firm Goldman Sachs revised its estimates upward to -10.3% on Tuesday in 2020-21 following the announcement of effective vaccines that could allow containment and mobility policies. . He also predicted that India’sRead More →

California’s labor market, which was at its best in February, appears to be years away from returning to the heights it enjoyed before the coronavirus triggered vast economic woes, according to a forecast released Wednesday. The UCLA Anderson Forecast outlook suggests that California’s pre-coronavirus economic boom will not reappear forRead More →

Recent developments in the course of the Covid-19 pandemic could force the Spanish government to update its economic forecasts. While a May projection that Madrid sent to Brussels predicted a 9.2% drop in economic output in 2020, the Bank of Spain on Wednesday released a more pessimistic outlook that placesRead More →

Patricia silversteinPresident and Chief Economist, Development research partners Is our vision crystal clear or clouded by conflicting information in 2020? Slowing growth in China and other key trading partners, tariff and trade disputes, market disruptions from COVID-19 and geopolitical concerns around the world mean a high degree of uncertainty inRead More →

ST. GEORGE – Utah has created more than 45,000 new jobs in the past year and “continues to be a strong economic environment,” according to one of the state’s leading economists. The Utah Department of Workforce Services released its June employment report Friday morning and noted that overall employment inRead More →