Midwest Economy

Survey Gives Another Sign Of Midwest Economic SlowdownA second straight monthly survey of nine Midwest and Plains states suggests a slowdown in the region's economy.
Report: Midwest Economic Growth Slower This FallThe economy will likely grow more slowly this fall in nine Midwestern and Plains states, according to a monthly survey of business leaders released Wednesday. The region's overall economic index dropped nearly three points in September, to 54.3, from 57.2 the previous month.
Survey Suggests Midwest Economy Improving A big jump in new orders suggests the economy is improving in nine Midwest and Plains states, but it's too soon to say whether that trend will continue, according to a monthly survey released Monday.
Rising Fuel Prices Haven't Slowed Midwest EconomyA survey suggests that rising fuel prices haven't slowed the economy in a nine-state region in the Midwest and Plains.