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Industrial economy ebbs toward negative territory

June 10, 2016
Flat. That’s the latest word on the West Michigan economy, according to data from the last two weeks of May. Read More

Local economy keeps pace with state, national numbers

May 13, 2016
For this month’s report, it is gratifying to see the West Michigan economy continue to grow, even though the pace remains subdued. Read More

Short-term confidence index is gaining momentum

April 8, 2016
After seeing the reports for the West Michigan industrial economy soften at the end of 2015, it is gratifying to report the local economy is again gaining strength. Read More

Year-end reports show mixed signals for 2016 economy

January 8, 2016
Flat or slightly negative. Read More

Growth in region’s industrial economy slows to a crawl

December 18, 2015
Slow growth is still the best description of the West Michigan economy, according to the data and comments collected in the last two weeks of November. Read More

West Michigan economy remains slightly ahead of national numbers

November 13, 2015
Slow growth is still the best way to describe the West Michigan economy, according to data and comments collected in the last two weeks of October. Read More

Industrial economic growth hits the pause button

September 11, 2015
Growth pauses for the late summer season. Read More

Late summer economy remains in slow growth mode

August 7, 2015
Growth returns to normal. That’s the latest word on the local economy, according to data and comments collected in the last two weeks of July. Read More

West Michigan economy remains on solid footing

July 10, 2015
Growth in West Michigan’s economy remains good, but the rate has moderated. Read More