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Survey Finds Michigan Business Execs Upbeat About State’s Economy

While national business surveys show that a restrictive and uncertain business climate is limiting business growth and economic recovery nationally, many business owners in Michigan believe the state’s recovery is gaining momentum, according to a recent survey of small- and mid-sized businesses.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2012


UM: Recovery Continues For U.S. Economy, Adding 5 Million Jobs

America’s economy will continue its recovery this year and next as it adds nearly 5 million jobs and unemployment falls below 8 percent, say University of Michigan economists.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/20/2012

Higher Individual Taxes Could Slow Mich. Recovery

Michigan may be lucky to see much of an economic boost from new tax laws that take effect in 2012.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2011

Business Leaders Optimistic On State’s Economic Recovery

A survey of Michigan Business Leaders find them optimistic about the state’s long-term economic recovery.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2011


Business Leaders For Michigan Survey Sees State Recovery

A survey of Business Leaders for Michigan, the state’s business roundtable, forecasts continued economic improvement for both the U.S. and Michigan economies over the short and long-term.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2011


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.