Items Tagged with 'economic recovery'


Expect continued growth for construction in 2016

December 25, 2015
Associated Builders and Contractors is forecasting a continued steady economic recovery for the U.S. commercial and industrial construction industries in 2016. Read More

Businesses and workforce planning learn to be flexible

Training people for the right jobs is crucial to the economic recovery.

May 9, 2014
Economic recovery looks different this time around as a result of businesses adapting during the recession and learning to be nimble. Read More

‘Full’ recovery must be fully inclusive

August 2, 2013
By the numbers, the West Michigan economy is seeing robust gains by several measures and in multiple sectors. It’s been hard earned, and that underscores the promise of a sustained recovery. Read More

Taking measure of revenue gains

May 17, 2013
Recovery. The regional economy is showing fundamental recovery, with a capital R. Read More

Recovery for this region will be built on manufacturing

February 15, 2013
President Barack Obama last week re-emphasized his administration’s desire to continue to seed the industry sectors it believes will help power full Great Recession recovery and economic growth. Read More

Local economy flat, but European recovery offers hope

February 15, 2013
We’re dead flat. That’s the latest word on the West Michigan economy, according to data collected in the last two weeks of January. Read More