West Michigan Economic Index Perks Up -- Except For HiringThe West Michigan industrial economy experienced continued growth in the latest survey of corporate purchasing managers conducted by Brian G. Long, director of supply management research at Grand Valley State Univeresity's Seidman College of Business.
PMI: SE Michigan Economy Slowed In NovemberResults from a new survey of purchasing managers show that the Southeast Michigan economy slowed sharply in November.
Economics Dept.: Michigan Economy Ticks Down in MayComerica 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.
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.