Ecomony

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Survey: Higher Fuel Prices Slowing Rural Growth

Higher fuel prices may be applying brakes to the economy in rural areas of 10 Midwest and Plains states. A monthly survey index of rural bankers dropped to 57.1 in April from 59.8 in March.

04/20/2012

money, cash, 1s, ones, dollar bills, generic

AP: Economic Stress Drops To 3-Month Low

Lower unemployment, bankruptcies and foreclosures in March reduced the nation’s economic stress to its lowest point this year, according to The Associated Press’ monthly analysis of conditions around the country.

05/04/2011

money, cash, 1s, ones, dollar bills, generic

Key Midwest Economic Index Slipped In March Survey

The economy in nine Midwest and Plains states remained strong in March because of the health of agricultural and manufacturing businesses in the region, but a new survey released Friday suggests business weakened slightly last month.

04/01/2011

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,398 other followers