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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

This year’s economy should improve at steady pace

January 10, 2014
Continued modest growth. That’s the word on the West Michigan economy, according to data collected for the month of December. Read More

Expect slow growth for the foreseeable future

December 13, 2013
Slow growth. That’s the ongoing word on the West Michigan economy, according to the data collected for November. Read More

Economy picking up steam, but long-term outlook dims

November 15, 2013
Still growing slowly, but a tad faster than last month. Read More

Long-term economic outlook better for West Michigan

October 11, 2013
Growing very slowly, but growing. Read More

Housing and automotive markets lead economic rebound

July 12, 2013
Still gaining strength. That’s the latest word on the West Michigan economy, according to data collected in the last two weeks of June. Read More

West Michigan economy continues three-month surge

June 7, 2013
Considerably stronger. That’s the latest word on the West Michigan economy, according to data collected in the last two weeks of May. Read More