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Economics Dept.: Michigan Economy Ticks Down in May

Comerica Bank’s Michigan Economic Activity Index fell one point in May, ticking down to a level of 87. The May index level is 16 points, or 23 percent, above the cyclical index low of 71.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/07/2011

The downtown Grand Rapids skyline. WWJ file photo.

West Michigan Economy: Moderate Growth Continues

The Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo area’s industrial economy is again seeing moderate growth, according to the results of
a monthly survey compiled by Brian G. Long, director of Supply Management Research in the Seidman College of Business at Grand Valley State University.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2011

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Economics Dept.: SE Michigan Growth Slows A Bit

The Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index dropped to 61.0 in June, suggesting that Metro Detroit’s economy continued to grow over the past month but at a slower rate than May. The May PMI was 67.2. […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/04/2011

The downtown Grand Rapids skyline. WWJ file photo.

West Michigan Economic Growth: Slow But Positive

The greater Grand Rapids-Kalamazoo-area industrial economy continues to grow slowly, according to the results of a monthly survey compiled by Brian G. Long, director of Supply Management Research in the Seidman College of Business at […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2011

Gov. Rick Snyder opens up the Mackinac Policy Conference

Snyder, CEOs Upbeat In Kicking Off Mackinac

Gov. Rick Snyder gave an upbeat assessment of his performance so far and his plans for the months ahead, and a panel of CEOs offered an optimistic view of Michigan’s future as the Detroit Regional Chamber Mackinac Policy Conference got under way Wednesday afternoon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/01/2011

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SE Michigan Economic Index Shows Risk Of ‘Stagflation’

The Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index declined to 67.7 in May from 67.9 in April, according to economists at Wayne State University’s business school. Meanwhile, commodity prices are surging.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2011

The downtown Grand Rapids skyline. WWJ file photo.

West Michigan Biz Index Shows Growth

The West Michigan industrial economy continues to grow, according to the results of a monthly survey compiled by Brian G. Long, director of Supply Management Research in the Seidman College of Business at Grand Valley State University.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/04/2011

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SE Michigan Economic Index Remains High

The Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index dipped slightly from 71.8 to 67.9 in April — but the economists at Wayne State University who track the index point out that 67.9 still represents strong economic growth.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/02/2011

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Economics Dept.: Purchasing Managers Index Soars

The Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index soared to 71.8 in March, a post-recession peak for the economic activity indicator, signaling a strong economic recovery.

04/03/2011

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Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index Jumps In February

The Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index jumped eight points in February to a four-month high of 63.5. Index values above 50 generally represent an expanding economy. The Index expanded for the 13th straight month, with […]

03/02/2011

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