ARTICLES

Industrial inflation continues to improve for West Michigan

November 21, 2014
The strength of September has continued into October. Read More

Local economy is on faster track than national numbers

October 17, 2014
September is always a back-to-work month, and this year is no exception. Read More

Economy keeps trending in a positive direction

September 12, 2014
The August rate of economic growth remained positive but came in a little slower. Read More

Slow growth is better than no growth for West Michigan

August 15, 2014
Much as it has been for the past five years, slow growth continues to be the trend in the West Michigan economy. Read More

Optimism fades as slow economic growth continues

July 18, 2014
Slow growth continues. That’s the latest word on the West Michigan economy, according to the data collected during the last two weeks of June. Read More

Mixed economic signals still mean one thing: slow growth

June 13, 2014
Back to slow growth. That’s the latest word on the West Michigan economy, according to the data collected during the last two weeks of May. Read More

Pent-up demand may fuel solid second quarter

May 9, 2014
Much stronger growth returns. Read More

Index for long-term outlook is reason for optimism

April 11, 2014
Growth accelerates. That’s the latest word on the West Michigan economy, according to data collected during the last two weeks of March. Read More

Weather woes put parts of economy on thin ice

March 14, 2014
Still slow, but improving. That’s the latest word on the West Michigan economy, according to data collected during the last two weeks of February. Read More