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Multifamily Segment Leads Housing Market Construction in August – Robert Hughes

Total housing starts rose to a 1.615 million annual rate in August from a 1.554 million pace in July, a 3.9 percent increase. From...

On Powell’s Plate – Robert Aro

This Wednesday concludes September’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting. It couldn’t come at a more tremulous time for Chair Powell and the Board...

Latest parliamentary win by Putin’s United Russia has been years in the manufacturing –...

Regina Smyth, Indiana University President Vladimir Putin’s ruling United Russia party defied economic concerns and a recent slump in support to retain a parliamentary majority...

China is financing infrastructure projects around the world – many could harm nature and...

Blake Alexander Simmons, Boston University; Kevin P. Gallagher, Boston University, and Rebecca Ray, Boston University China is shaping the future of economic development through its...

Report on Revolving Door and Tax Policy Sparks Calls for Federal Probe and Reforms...

As congressional Democrats are working out tax hikes targeting corporations and rich individuals for the Build Back Better package they hope to pass in...

Watch: Schoolfield Water Tower Goes Down As Work Begins on Caesars Virginia Casino Property...

Today the water tower on the site of the old Dan River Mills property in Schoolfield went down. This marks the beginning of...

Rockingham County welcomes new Community Development Director

Rockingham County today announced the recent appointment of Hiram “Marzy” Marziano to the position of Community Development Director. The county government issued this statement: Wentworth, NC...

Stock Market Suffers Bout of Panic Selling (What Is Next) – Mike Swanson

For the past several months I have said several times that I didn't see much worth doing in the stock market (the time to...